90 Percent Confidence Intervals for 2002 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Washington

90 Percent Confidence Intervals for 2002 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Washington

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Summary Value Weight
Total shipments originating in Washington $ 120,199.3 - 234,590.7 (millions) 157,960.4 - 361,227.6 (thousand tons)
Percent of total U.S. shipments 1.4 - 2.8 1.3 - 3.1

Leading Commodity Shipments Originating in Washington by Value

Commodity description (2 digit SCTG) Percent of value
Mixed freight (43) 8.5 - 16.5
Electronic and other electrical equipment and components and office equipment (35) 3.9 - 12.1
Gasoline and aviation turbine fuel (17) 1.6 - 6.6
Other prepared foodstuffs and fats and oils (07) 1.2 - 6.4
Miscellaneous manufactured products (40) 1.4 - 4.8
Other commodities (X)
Total (X)

Leading Commodity Shipments Originating in Washington by Weight

Commodity description (2 digit SCTG) Percent of weight
Gasoline and aviation turbine fuel (17) 7.4 - 15.6
Wood products (26) 4.8 - 8.4
Cereal grains (02) 1.1 - 12.1
Fuel oils (18) 2.7 - 8.3
Animal feed and products of animal origin, n.e.c. (04) 1.3 - 5.7
Other commodities (X)
Total (X)

Outbound Shipments from the State of Washington
Leading States by Value and Weight

State of destination Percent of value
Washington 60.0 - 77.8
California 4.0 - 9.2
Oregon 4.2 - 8.2
Idaho 1.3 - 2.7
Texas 1.0 - 2.0
Illinois 0.5 - 1.9
Other states (X)
Total (X)

State of destination Percent of weight
Washington 68.3 - 84.9
Oregon 5.8 - 23.0
California 1.2 - 4.6
Idaho 0.6 - 1.6
Montana 0.2 - 0.6
Illinois 0.2 - 0.6
Other states (X)
Total (X)

Inbound Shipments to the State of Washington
Leading States by Value and Weight

State of origin Percent of value
Washington 44.3 - 65.1
California 6.7 - 11.9
Oregon 5.2 - 8.6
Texas 0.9 - 2.9
Ohio 0.9 - 1.9
Tennessee 0.4 - 2.0
Other states (X)
Total (X)

State of origin Percent of weight
Washington 74.9 - 85.1
Oregon 3.5 - 7.5
California 0.7 - 4.1
Minnesota 0.8 - 3.2
Utah 0.8 - 1.4
Idaho 0.5 - 1.1
Other states (X)
Total (X)

Modes of Transportation for Shipments Originating in Washington

Mode of transportation Percent of value Percent of weight
Truck (for-hire, private, and both private truck and for-hire truck) 40.6 - 60.4 50.9 - 72.1
Air (including truck and air) (NA) (NA)
Rail 1.4 - 4.0 6.1 - 14.7
Water (Great Lakes, deep draft and shallow draft) 0.0 - 2.6 (NA)
Pipeline* 1.9 - 3.9 7.0 - 11.6
Multiple modes** 6.0 - 16.2 0.6 - 1.2
Parcel, U.S. Postal Service, or courier service 5.3 - 15.3 (NA)
Other and unknown mode 1.5 - 2.9 2.0 - 10.0
Total (X) (X)

Domestic Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in Washington

Distance shipped Percent of value Percent of weight
Less than 50 miles 44.5 - 69.3 50.7 - 70.5
50 to 99 miles 4.7 - 10.9 10.6 - 28.4
100 to 249 miles 7.1 - 13.1 7.4 - 14.0
250 to 499 miles 1.9 - 4.3 1.0 - 2.6
500 to 749 miles 2.3 - 5.7 0.9 - 1.9
750 to 999 miles 2.2 - 4.8 0.7 - 3.3
1,000 to 1,499 miles 1.8 - 3.8 1.2 - 2.2
1,500 to 1,999 miles 3.8 - 7.8 0.7 - 2.1
2,000 miles or more 4.2 - 7.8 0.5 - 1.5
Total (X) (X)

* Estimate for pipelines excludes shipments of crude petroleum.
** Multiple modes inlcudes Parcel, U.S.P.S or Courier, Truck-Rail, Truck-Water, Rail-Water and Other multiple modes.

(NA) Not available

(X) Not applicable

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2002 Commodity Flow Survey data, March 2005.