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Trade Routes

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More than 20 ocean carriers have vessels that carry cargo between Charleston and more than 150 nations around the world.  Listed below are the United States’ top trading partners through the Port of Charleston.

Calendar Year 2019

Trade LaneTEU%
N EUROPE540,42529%
NE ASIA539,134 29%
SE ASIA250,93514%
I S C152,881 8%
MED82,7554%
WC SOUTH AM75,0934%
EC SOUTH AM69,4624%
AFRICA51,3263%
OCEANIA44,2242%
MID EAST24,4611%
CENTRAL AM17,7031%
CARIBBEAN5,1530%
OTHER7740%
Gand Total1,854,325100%

Source: PIERS