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Port of Seattle Container Shipments for January

Feb. 27 (Bloomberg) -- Following is a summary of imports and exports from the Port of Seattle, Washington.

===============================================================================
                  Jan.     Dec.     Nov.     Oct.    Sept.     Aug.     July
                  2012     2011     2011     2011     2011     2011     2011
===============================================================================
Total          160,509  159,381  170,356  179,317  159,844  182,966  173,927
 yoy%            -9.2%     1.3%    -0.7%    -6.6%   -10.9%   -14.5%   -20.2%
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Loaded Import   67,233   59,471   66,265   68,401   60,809   66,013   66,479
Loaded Export   46,815   53,192   55,155   57,739   51,692   51,678   47,569
Total Loaded   114,047  112,663  121,420  126,140  112,501  117,691  114,048
Empty Import    13,837   15,522   15,110   14,706   10,166   13,133   13,293
Empty Export     8,982    8,383   10,046   12,386   10,451   21,101   14,702
Total Empty     22,818   23,905   25,156   27,092   20,617   34,234   27,995
International  136,866  136,568  146,576  153,232  133,118  151,925  142,043
Domestic        23,643   22,813   23,780   26,085   26,726   31,041   31,884
===============================================================================
See {ALLX POSE <GO>} for data.

For a CHART comparing exports from the Port of Long Beach (Red Line), exports from the Port of Los Angeles (Green Line), and goods exports from the U.S. Trade Report (White Dotted Line), Click: {G ECO 22 <GO>}

NOTE: Containers are measured in twenty-foot equivalent units, which is a standardized maritime industry measurement used when counting cargo containers of varying lengths. The port of NY & NJ is the third busiest port in the United States and the eighth busiest in the world.

SOURCE: Port of Seattle

To contact the reporter on this story: Ainhoa Goyeneche in Washington at agoyenechecu@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Marco Babic at mbabic@bloomberg.net

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