2021 Essential Revenue and Operating Information for the 50 Largest Global Freight Carriers
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After once-in-a-lifetime pandemic, supply chains are adjusting to new normal.
Global supply chain, so often taken for granted, becomes cause for worldwide concern.
Find out where the Top 50 Global Freight Carriers are based.
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Mid-Atlantic & South Atlantic

Port Name City Type of Freight TEUs Volume of Freight Tonnage
Port CanaveralBrevard County, Fla.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, automobile, heavy lift, special project cargo, passenger 5,441,048
Port EvergladesBroward County, Fla.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, passenger 23,995,569
Port ManateeManatee County, Fla.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, special project cargo 4,702,559
Port of BaltimoreBaltimorecontainer, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, automobile, refrigerated, passenger 44,243,241
Port of BrunswickBrunswick, Ga.break bulk, dry bulk, automobile 2,325,711
Port of CharlestonCharleston, S.C.container, break bulk, dry bulk, automobile, refrigerated 24,596,490
Port of ChesterChester, Pa.NA 3,659,534
Port of JacksonvilleJacksonville, Fla.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, automobile, heavy lift, refrigerated 17,727,173
Port of Marcus HookMarcus Hook, Pa.NA 16,701,718
Port of MiamiMiamicontainer, passenger 8,825,196
Port of Morehead CityMorehead City, N.C.break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk  2,519,652
Port of Palm BeachPalm Beach, Fla.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, passenger 2,177,679
Port of Penn ManorPenn Manor, Pa.NA 2,330,736
Port of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiacontainer, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, automobile, passenger 16,313,721
Port of SavannahSavannah, Ga.container, break bulk, heavy lift, automobile, refrigerated  41,944,446
Port of TampaTampa, Fla.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, heavy lift, passenger 30,022,913
Port of VirginiaNorfolk, Va.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, automobile 61,701,612
Port of WilmingtonWilmington, N.C.container, break bulk, dry bulk, liquid bulk, heavy lift 6,260,279
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