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1089. Cargo-Carrying U.S.-Flag Fleet by Area of Operation: 1999

As of July 1. Tons in thousands of metric tons (68,941 represents 68,941,000. One ton equals 100 cubic feet of space. Represents active vessels]

 
Total fleet Liquid carriers Dry bulk carriers Containerships Other freighters 1
AREA OF OPERATION
Number Tons Number Tons Number Tons Number Tons Number Tons
 
      Total 29,077 68,941 3,496 19,470 21,419 37,908 118 3,265 4,044 8,298
 
Total commercial fleet 28,891 65,256 3,468 18,586 21,419 37,908 113 3,179 3,891 5,583
  Foreign trade 395 7,240 85 2,624 201 1,086 64 2,461 45 1,069
    Self-propelled 159 6,393 39 2,353 11 510 64 2,461 45 1,069
      Less than 1,000 gross tons 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 159 6,393 39 2,353 11 510 64 2,461 45 1,069
    Non-self-propelled 236 847 46 271 190 576 0 0 0 0
      Less than 1,000 gross tons 197 577 7 1 190 576 0 0 0 0
      Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 39 270 39 270 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Domestic trade 28,496 58,016 3,383 15,962 21,218 36,822 49 718 3,846 4,514
    Coastal (including non-contiguous) 2,596 13,291 574 9,368 537 1,530 49 718 1,436 1,675
      Self-propelled 182 6,454 97 5,759 0 0 23 557 62 138
        Less than 1,000 gross tons 73 31 18 12 0 0 0 0 55 19
        Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 109 6,423 79 5,747 0 0 23 557 7 119
      Non-self-propelled 2,414 6,837 477 3,609 537 1,530 26 161 1,374 1,537
        Less than 1,000 gross tons 1,701 1,457 86 100 389 675 0 0 1,226 682
        Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 713 5,380 391 3,509 148 855 26 161 148 855
    Internal waterways 25,709 42,405 2,788 6,500 20,600 33,214 0 0 2,321 2,691
      Self-propelled 26 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 18
        Less than 1,000 gross tons 26 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 26 18
        Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Non-self-propelled 25,683 42,387 2,788 6,500 20,600 33,214 0 0 2,295 2,673
        Less than 1,000 gross tons 24,122 37,013 1,527 2,344 20,374 32,269 0 0 2,221 2,400
        Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 1,561 5,374 1,261 4,156 226 945 0 0 74 273
    Great Lakes 191 2,320 21 94 81 2,078 0 0 89 148
      Self-propelled 62 1,913 4 20 54 1,873 0 0 4 20
        Less than 1,000 gross tons 9 3 2 1 4 2 0 0 3 0
        Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 53 1,910 2 19 50 1,871 0 0 1 20
      Non-self-propelled 129 407 17 74 27 205 0 0 85 128
        Less than 1,000 gross tons 101 144 3 4 18 26 0 0 80 114
        Greater than or equal to 1,000 gross tons 28 263 14 70 9 179 0 0 5 14
 
National Defense Reserve Fleet 179 3,427 28 884 0 0 5 86 146 2,457
  Ready Reserve Force(RRF) 90 1,892 10 303 0 0 3 50 77 1,539
  Other Reserve 89 1,535 18 581 0 0 2 36 69 918
 
Other Government: Sealift vessels 7 258 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 258





1 Includes general cargo, Ro-Ro, multi-purpose, LASH (Lighter Aboard Ship) vessels, and deck barges; excludes offshore supply vessels.

Source: U.S. Maritime Administration, Office of Statistical & Economic Analysis.

http://www.marad.dot.gov/



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/1089_cargo_carrying_u_s_flag_fleet.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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