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Water Transport Services: United States

Water Transport Services: United States

This report forecasts revenues for US water transport services in nominal and real (inflation-adjusted) dollars to 2021. Total revenues in nominal terms are segmented by establishment type in terms of: deep sea freight, inland water freight, coastal and Great Lakes freight, deep sea passenger, coastal and Great lakes passenger, and inland water passenger. Total revenues in real terms are segmented by: deep sea freight, inland water freight, coastal and Great Lakes freight, and passenger. Total revenues for the US freight transport industry for the 2006-2016 period are provided and segmented by transport mode as follows: truck, rail, pipeline, water, and air.

To illustrate historical trends, total revenues in nominal and real terms, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2006 to 2016. A Market Environment section provides pertinent background on historical trends, key economic indicators, US goods trade, NAFTA waterbourne trade, waterbourne freight by product and waterway, environmental and regulatory factors, and freight industry trends. A Segmentation and Forecasts section defines establishments, discusses industry drivers and constraints, identifies substitute products when applicable, and assesses the impact of key drivers and constraints on each establishment segment over the forecast period.

Further analysis includes an Industry Structure section, which surveys the supply base and profiles the leading firms competing in the US industry. An introductory Highlights section summarizes key findings from this 39-page report, and a Resources section lists contributing sources as well as resources available for further research.


HIGHLIGHTS
MARKET ENVIRONMENT
Historical Trends
Key Economic Indicators
US Goods Trade
NAFTA Waterborne Trade
Waterborne Freight by Product
Waterborne Freight by Waterway
Environmental and Regulatory Factors
Freight Industry Overview
SEGMENTATION AND FORECASTS
Establishments
INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
Industry Characteristics
Market Leaders
ABOUT THIS REPORT
Scope and Method
Sources
Industry Codes
Resources
LIST OF TABLES AND FIGURES
Figure 1 | Key Trends in US Water Transport Services Revenue, 2016-2021
Figure 2 | US Water Transport Services Nominal Revenue Trends, 2006-2016
Figure 3 | US Water Transport Services Real Revenue Trends, 2006-2016
Table 1 | Key Indicators for US Water Transport Services Revenue; 2006, 2011, 2016, 2021 (US$ bil)
Figure 4 | US Goods Trade Trends; 2006-2016, 2021 (US$ bil)
Table 2 | US Goods Imports; 2006-2016 by Country, 2021 in Total (US$ bil)
Table 3 | US Goods Exports; 2006-2016 by Country, 2021 in Total (US$ bil)
Figure 5 | US NAFTA Waterborne Trade Trends, 2006-2016 (US$ bil)
Table 4 | US Waterborne Imports from Mexico & Canada, 2006-2016 (US$ bil)
Table 5 | US Waterborne Exports to Mexico & Canada, 2006-2016 (US$ bil)
Table 6 | US Waterborne Freight by Product, 2006-2014 (mil short tons)
Table 7 | US Domestic & Foreign Waterborne Freight by Waterway, 2006-2015 (mil short tons)
Table 8 | US Domestic & Foreign Waterborne Freight by Waterway, 2006-2015 (bil ton-miles)
Figure 6 | US Freight Revenue by Transport Mode, 2006-2016 (US$ bil)
Table 9 | US Freight Revenue by Transport Mode, 2006-2016 (US$ bil)
Figure 7 | US Water Transport Services Revenue by Establishment Type; 2006-2016, 2021 (US$ mil)
Table 10 | US Water Transport Services Revenue by Establishment Type; 2006-2016, 2021 (US$ mil)
Figure 8 | US Water Transport Services Revenue by Establishment Type; 2006-2016, 2021 (2009US$ mil)
Table 11 | US Water Transport Services Revenue by Establishment Type; 2006-2016, 2021 (2009US$ mil)
Table 12 | Major US Inland Waterways, Ports & Products Shipped
Figure 9 | US Coastal & GL Freight Revenues & Crude Oil & Lease Condensate Production; 2006-2016, 2021
Table 13 | Major US Coastal Routes, Great Lakes Ports & Products Shipped
Table 14 | Types of Ocean Cruises by Quality
Figure 10 | US Water Transport Services Revenue by Establishment Type Share; 2006-2016, 2021 (% of US$ mil)
Figure 11 | US Water Transport Industry Revenue Concentration; 2002, 2007, 2012 (%)
Figure 12 | US Water Transport Industry Revenue Share of Largest 4 Firms by Segment; 2002, 2007, 2012 (%)
Table 15 | Leading Participants in the US Water Freight Transport Industry by Segment
Table 16 | Leading Participants in the US Water Passenger Transport Industry by Segment
Table 17 | Industry Codes Related to Water Transport Services

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