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As a port handing primarily containerized cargoes, there are literally thousands of types of goods moving through the Port of Charleston.

Exports 45%
PAPER&PAPERBOARD,INCL WASTE 10%
AUTO PARTS 9%
WOOD PULP 7%
LOGS&LUMBER 6%
GENERAL CARGO,MISC 6%
MEAT,CHIEFLY FRESH&FROZEN 3%
AUTO&TRUCK TIRE&TUBES 3%
POULTRY,CHIEFLY FRESH&FROZEN 3%
EMPTY CONTAINERS,DRUMS ETC. 3%
FABRICS,INCL.RAW COTTON 2%
PLASTIC PRODS, MISC 2%
SYNTHETIC RESINS,NSPF 2%
SYNTH RESINS & PLASTICS 2%
GROCERY PRODS,MISC. 2%
LAWN&GARDEN EQUIP 2%
FOAM WASTE&SCRAP 1%
STAPLE FIBRES 1%
AUTOMOBILES 1%
FURNITURE 1%
Imports 55%
AUTO PARTS 13%
AUTO&TRUCK TIRE&TUBES 6%
FURNITURE 6%
GENERAL CARGO,MISC 4%
FABRICS,INCL.RAW COTTON 3%
PLASTIC PRODS, MISC 3%
HARD WARE,MISC 2%
SHEETS,TOWELS,BLANKETS 2%
SYNTH RESINS & PLASTICS 2%
MACHINERY PARTS,MISC 2%
ENGINES,MOTORS,&PARTS 1%
LOGS&LUMBER 1%
METALWARE,MISC 1%
MACHNRY MISC,CASETTE PLAYERS 1%
YARNS,MISC. 1%
LAMPS&PARTS 1%
PAPER&PAPERBOARD,INCL WASTE 1%
FOOTWARE 1%
STAPLE FIBRES 1%

Source: CY2016 PIERS Data Loaded import & export TEUs only.