Total Annual Container Trade for Fiscal Years
2012 through 2016

Last updated:  September 2016 (GPA Marketing)

Detail Summary:

  • Savannah’s total container trade decreased 1.6% in Fiscal Year 2016 (FY16) over FY15, when West Coast labor issues diverted a great deal of cargo to the port.  Savannah retained an estimated 24% of the diverted cargo.
  • FY16 trade ratio for Savannah: 51% Exports and 49% Imports.
  • Fueled by growth in imports (up 27%) and exports (up 16%), the Port of Savannah grew 21% from FY12 through FY16.
Total Annual Container Trade for Fiscal Years 2012 through 2016 (in TEUs)
Savannah 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 % Growth (5YR)
Exports 1,595,705 1,568,291 1,647,890 1,884,848 1,851,405 16%
Imports 1,386,767 1,381,158 1,488,127 1,782,592 1,758,116 27%
Total Port of Savannah 2,982,471 2,949,449 3,136,017 3,667,439 3,609,521 21%

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