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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
PAPER&PAPERBOARD,INCL WASTE 9%
AUTO PARTS 9%
LOGS&LUMBER 8%
GENERAL CARGO 7%
WOOD PULP 6%
POULTRY,CHIEFLY FRESH&FROZEN 3%
MEAT,CHIEFLY FRESH&FROZEN 3%
AUTOMOBILES 2%
AUTO&TRUCK TIRE&TUBES 2%
EMPTY CONTAINERS,DRUMS ETC. 2%
FABRICS,INCL.RAW COTTON 2%
PLASTIC PRODS 2%
SYNTHETIC RESINS 2%
GROCERY PRODS 2%
FOAM WASTE&SCRAP 1%
STAPLE FIBRES 1%
FURNITURE 1%
LAWN&GARDEN EQUIP 1%
MIXED METAL SCRAP 1%
SYNTH RESINS & PLASTICS 1%
Imports
AUTO PARTS 12%
FURNITURE 7%
AUTO&TRUCK TIRE&TUBES 5%
GENERAL CARGO 4%
PLASTIC PRODS 3%
HARD WARE 3%
FABRICS,INCL.RAW COTTON 3%
LOGS&LUMBER 2%
MACHNRY MISC,CASETTE PLAYERS 2%
SHEETS,TOWELS,BLANKETS 2%
MACHINERY PARTS 2%
PAPER&PAPERBOARD,INCL WASTE 1%
ENGINES,MOTORS,&PARTS 1%
SYNTH RESINS & PLASTICS 1%
METALWARE 1%
FOOTWARE 1%
YARNS 1%
LAMPS&PARTS 1%
TOYS 1%
STAPLE FIBRES 1%

Source:  PIERS Data Loaded import and export TEUs only.