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Thursday, August 28, 2014

U.S. Freight on the Move: Highlights from the 2012 Commodity Flow Survey Preliminary Data
Nearly 11.7 billion tons of freight, valued at $13.6 trillion, was transported about 3.3 trillion ton-miles in the United States in 2012, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).  In a special report released today, this and other highlights from the preliminary release of the 2012 Commodity Survey are provided for establishments in manufacturing, wholesale trade, mining and other selected industries.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

June 2014 North American Freight Numbers
U.S.-NAFTA freight totaled $103.0 billion in June 2014 as all five major transportation modes – air, vessel, pipeline, rail, and trucks – carried more freight by value in June 2014 than in June 2013, according to the TransBorder Freight Data released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics.

Thursday, August 21, 2014

June 2014 Passenger Airline Employment Data
U.S. scheduled passenger airlines employed 385,475 workers in June 2014, 1.0 percent more than in June 2013, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported today.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

May 2014 U.S. Airline Traffic Data
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported today that U.S. airlines carried 65.8 million systemwide (domestic + international) scheduled service passengers in May 2014, 1.5 percent more than in May 2013.

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

June 2014 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI)
The Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI), which is based on the amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry, declined 0.9 percent in June from May, falling after four consecutive monthly increases, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS).

State Transportation Facts and Figures

State Transportation Facts and Figures Map