He New York-New Jersey Harbor It moved 537,000 containers in May, a notable decrease of 16.5% compared to the same month of 2019. The full containers of imports amounted to 266,000 teus (-21.9%) and 95,000 teus those of exports (27.9%). Empty containers stood at 176,000 units (+ 3.1%).
In the first five months of 2020, the total container traffic of the North American port was 2.85 million TEU, a decrease of 6.2% compared to the same period of the previous year. The discharge accounted for 1.44 million TEUs filled (-6.5%), 562,000 TEUs filled at shipment (-9.2%) and 848,000 TEUs empty (-3.5).