Table 7. Shipment Characteristics by Two-Digit Commodity and Mode of Transportation for the United States: 2007

Table 7. Shipment Characteristics by Two-Digit Commodity and Mode of Transportation for the United States: 2007

[Estimates are based on data from the 2007 Commodity Flow Survey. Because of rounding, estimates may not be additive]

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All Commodities4

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 11,684,872 100 12,543,425 100 3,344,658 100 619 0.8 - 1.6 - 3.6 - 2.5
Single modes 9,539,037 81.6 11,698,128 93.3 2,894,251 86.5 234 1.1 0.4 1.5 0.4 4.2 0.8 4.3
Truck5 8,335,789 71.3 8,778,713 70.0 1,342,104 40.1 206 1.2 0.5 1.3 0.7 1.4 1.3 4.5
For-hire truck 4,955,700 42.4 4,075,136 32.5 1,055,646 31.6 599 1.5 0.5 1.8 0.7 1.7 1 5.2
Private truck 3,380,090 28.9 4,703,576 37.5 286,457 8.6 57 1.4 0.3 1.9 0.5 1.7 0.3 3.6
Rail 436,420 3.7 1,861,307 14.8 1,344,040 40.2 728 6.8 0.2 6.2 0.8 8.7 2.1 4.6
Water 114,905 1.0 403,639 3.2 157,314 4.7 520 11 0.1 8.1 0.3 11.5 0.6 13.1
Shallow draft 91,004 0.8 343,307 2.7 117,473 3.5 144 12.8 0.1 9.4 0.3 13.2 0.6 40.3
Great Lakes S S 17,792 0.1 6,887 0.2 657 S S 23.8 - 22.9 0.1 15.3
Deep draft 23,058 0.2 42,540 0.3 32,954 1.0 923 17.5 - 12.3 - 23.9 0.2 12
Air (includes truck and air) 252,276 2.2 3,611 - 4,510 0.1 1,304 8.2 0.2 10.4 - 9.6 - 2.2
Pipeline6 399,646 3.4 650,859 5.2 S S S 6.6 0.2 6.5 0.4 S S S
Multiple modes 1,866,723 16.0 573,729 4.6 416,642 12.5 975 1.8 0.3 5.3 0.2 5.1 0.8 2.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 1,561,874 13.4 33,900 0.3 27,961 0.8 975 2.1 0.3 2.6 - 3 - 2.4
Truck and rail 187,248 1.6 225,589 1.8 196,772 5.9 1,007 5.6 0.1 6.2 0.1 5 0.3 6.3
Truck and water 58,389 0.5 145,521 1.2 98,396 2.9 1,429 12.5 0.1 15.3 0.2 15.6 0.5 9
Rail and water 13,892 0.1 54,878 0.4 47,111 1.4 1,928 19.2 - 26.9 0.1 27.6 0.4 13.1
Other multiple modes 45,320 0.4 113,841 0.9 46,402 1.4 1,182 13.3 0.1 8.7 0.1 11.4 0.2 14
Other and unknown modes 279,113 2.4 271,567 2.2 33,764 1.0 116 7.8 0.2 14 0.3 9.2 0.1 13

SCTG1 01, Live animals and live fish

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 10,833 100 6,150 100 3,973 100 739 25.3 - 20.4 - 39.1 - 15
Single modes 10,602 97.9 6,075 98.8 3,956 99.6 315 25.6 2 20.2 0.5 39.2 3.4 27.6
Truck4 10,379 95.8 6,053 98.4 3,928 98.9 236 26.3 3.2 20.3 0.9 39.6 4.4 32.5
For-hire truck 7,902 72.9 4,537 73.8 3,625 91.3 708 32 7.4 24.9 6.7 42.4 8.4 13.6
Private truck 2,477 22.9 1,517 24.7 303 7.6 S 19.6 6.7 19.9 6.6 44.5 6.3 S
Rail S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 1,463 S S S S S S 12.7
Multiple modes S S 9 0.2 11 0.3 1,152 S S 35.8 0.5 49.3 7.1 14.6
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier S S 9 0.2 11 0.3 1,152 S S 35.8 0.5 49.3 7.1 14.6
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 1,538 S S S S S S 32.8

SCTG1 02, Cereal grains

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 84,851 100 514,151 100 203,446 100 139 6.7 - 6.3 - 11.3 - 12
Single modes 76,017 89.6 466,087 90.7 181,103 89.0 129 6.3 1.8 6.3 1.6 11.6 2.3 11.9
Truck4 36,994 43.6 234,029 45.5 17,532 8.6 84 7.4 3.3 8.4 3.3 13.7 0.9 11.8
For-hire truck 19,627 23.1 123,027 23.9 11,642 5.7 106 11.1 2 13.9 2.2 11.6 0.5 9.3
Private truck 17,367 20.5 111,001 21.6 5,889 2.9 64 10.8 2.6 11.5 2.7 30.3 0.6 25.6
Rail 27,576 32.5 161,447 31.4 115,354 56.7 800 13.5 2.9 12.4 2.9 14.2 4.3 6.4
Water 11,168 13.2 69,583 13.5 48,215 23.7 1,008 12.9 1.3 12.7 1.3 19 3.5 5.4
Shallow draft 10,238 12.1 64,190 12.5 47,803 23.5 1,022 14.7 1.4 14.1 1.4 19 3.5 5.6
Great Lakes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft 890 1.0 5,112 1.0 S S 26 13.2 4.8 9.3 4 S S 43.2
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Pipeline5 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 5,482 6.5 32,002 6.2 21,885 10.8 1,007 23.9 1.3 23 1.3 26.9 2.4 10.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 1 - 3 - S S 834 29.8 - 49.2 - S S 14.1
Truck and rail S S S S S S 1,145 S S S S S S 13.1
Truck and water S S S S S S 920 S S S S S S 37.1
Rail and water 1,744 2.1 11,937 2.3 S S 784 49.9 1.5 47.7 1.7 S S 15
Other multiple modes 1,885 2.2 10,618 2.1 8,109 4.0 884 22.7 0.8 22.6 0.7 27.5 1.4 12.8
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S 101 S S S S S S 49.6

SCTG1 03, Other agricultural products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 143,637 100 211,890 100 88,207 100 354 5.7 - 4 - 6 - 14.4
Single modes 130,762 91.0 189,600 89.5 72,147 81.8 216 6.3 1.2 4.8 2.3 5.8 2.8 17.9
Truck4 118,832 82.7 154,135 72.7 44,436 50.4 207 6.8 1.2 5.8 2.5 7.6 2.6 18.4
For-hire truck 60,287 42.0 74,922 35.4 38,262 43.4 966 8.8 2 5.3 1.2 8.7 2.5 11.2
Private truck 58,545 40.8 79,213 37.4 6,173 7.0 103 7.5 1.8 7.7 2.2 9.1 0.8 23.8
Rail 5,530 3.9 16,029 7.6 13,954 15.8 998 9.9 0.4 11.9 0.9 9.6 1.3 10.5
Water 5,589 3.9 19,303 9.1 13,494 15.3 1,024 19.2 0.8 17.2 1.5 15.9 2.3 14.6
Shallow draft 4,662 3.2 16,660 7.9 13,118 14.9 991 15.7 0.6 15.2 1.2 14.9 2.2 5.5
Great Lakes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S 1,050 S S S S S S 33.9
Air (includes truck and air) 811 0.6 S S S S 972 47.4 0.2 S S S S 25.4
Multiple modes 9,668 6.7 17,140 8.1 15,458 17.5 982 14.2 0.9 25.8 1.9 19.1 2.7 8.4
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 2,842 2.0 98 - 96 0.1 982 18.1 0.4 26.8 - 26.2 - 8.2
Truck and rail 4,761 3.3 11,147 5.3 9,711 11.0 920 16.6 0.5 27.5 1.3 21.4 2.2 18.7
Truck and water 1,400 1.0 4,162 2.0 4,196 4.8 1,732 37.1 0.3 43.5 0.8 50 1.7 22.9
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes S S 1,731 0.8 1,451 1.6 S S S 48.3 1.1 30.9 1.5 S
Other and unknown modes 3,207 2.2 5,149 2.4 602 0.7 S 25.7 0.6 38.4 1 39.6 0.2 S

SCTG1 04, Animal feed and products of animal origin, nec

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 90,472 100 246,436 100 76,188 100 499 6.5 - 6.4 - 9.2 - 13.2
Single modes 79,470 87.8 227,721 92.4 57,461 75.4 144 5.8 2.4 6.7 1.4 8.5 3.8 5.9
Truck4 74,408 82.2 203,977 82.8 36,450 47.8 136 6.1 2.3 6.9 1.4 9.1 3 6.2
For-hire truck 36,340 40.2 92,051 37.4 25,784 33.8 298 7.6 1.9 11.2 1.9 12.3 2.5 7.4
Private truck 38,068 42.1 111,926 45.4 10,666 14.0 81 6.4 1.9 6 1.9 10.2 1.7 9.5
Rail 4,941 5.5 23,157 9.4 20,787 27.3 884 10.8 0.7 10.7 0.9 11.8 2.6 5.9
Water S S S S 224 0.3 2,241 S S S S 42.8 0.6 30.6
Shallow draft 9 - 136 0.1 125 0.2 919 29.5 0.1 23.6 0.7 23.7 2.4 -
Deep draft S S S S S S 2,304 S S S S S S 35.3
Air (includes truck and air) 1 - - - S S S 47.4 - 24.1 - S S S
Pipeline5 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 9,167 10.1 15,498 6.3 18,102 23.8 1,006 34.6 2.4 22.2 1.3 29.9 3.8 8.8
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 970 1.1 147 0.1 112 0.1 998 41 0.4 37.4 - 45.7 - 10.9
Truck and rail 7,143 7.9 10,756 4.4 14,354 18.8 1,461 40.2 2.2 18.7 1.1 32.4 3.6 7.3
Truck and water S S S S S S 2,575 S S S S S S 13.7
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes 34 - S S S S S 48.5 0.1 S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 1,836 2.0 3,217 1.3 625 0.8 77 41.4 0.5 19.7 0.4 16.9 0.2 29

SCTG1 05, Meat, fish, seafood, and their preparations

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 277,251 100 98,413 100 48,549 100 247 3.7 - 4 - 8.3 - 12.9
Single modes 270,162 97.4 95,705 97.2 42,427 87.4 140 3.9 0.4 4.1 0.6 3.7 3.4 4.6
Truck4 266,892 96.3 94,294 95.8 40,274 83.0 128 4 0.4 4.2 0.7 3.8 3.7 4.3
For-hire truck 148,414 53.5 53,076 53.9 33,939 69.9 581 4.5 1 5 1.5 4.3 3.4 4.8
Private truck 118,478 42.7 41,218 41.9 6,335 13.0 66 4.5 1 5 1.2 7.2 1.2 5.8
Rail 1,257 0.5 963 1.0 1,573 3.2 980 23.2 0.1 37 0.4 34 1.1 22.6
Water 927 0.3 330 0.3 368 0.8 952 32.3 0.1 28.7 0.1 44.7 0.4 18.6
Shallow draft 45 - 10 - S S 50 6.3 - 5.5 - S S 22.1
Deep draft 882 0.3 320 0.3 368 0.8 977 32.2 0.1 27.5 0.1 43.5 0.5 19
Air (includes truck and air) 1,086 0.4 117 0.1 212 0.4 1,799 21.4 0.1 20 - 27.2 0.1 10.3
Multiple modes 4,405 1.6 1,802 1.8 S S 1,021 17.9 0.3 34 0.6 S S 6.8
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 1,203 0.4 106 0.1 89 0.2 1,029 27.4 0.1 28.1 - 31.4 0.1 7.8
Truck and rail 1,185 0.4 453 0.5 690 1.4 S 19.6 0.1 17.5 0.1 20.8 0.4 S
Truck and water 1,972 0.7 1,222 1.2 S S 1,621 32.8 0.2 48.4 0.6 S S 25.6
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes 37 - S S S S 1,134 45.6 - S S S S 30.9
Other and unknown modes 2,684 1.0 906 0.9 245 0.5 S 19.7 0.2 20.9 0.2 17.9 0.1 S

SCTG1 06, Milled grain products and preparations, and bakery products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 143,139 100 120,023 100 50,732 100 403 4.9 - 4.6 - 5.6 - 16
Single modes 134,016 93.6 112,296 93.6 44,445 87.6 104 4.6 1 4.6 0.8 6 1.2 8.8
Truck4 129,757 90.7 102,359 85.3 35,356 69.7 103 4.8 1.2 5 1.5 6 2.5 8.8
For-hire truck 69,506 48.6 58,299 48.6 28,495 56.2 497 6.8 2 6.8 2.2 7 2.3 7.6
Private truck 60,252 42.1 44,059 36.7 6,861 13.5 63 5.6 1.7 6.1 1.8 7.5 1.1 10.2
Rail 3,987 2.8 9,335 7.8 9,007 17.8 1,065 13.2 0.3 12.5 1.1 17 2.2 4.9
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Shallow draft 146 0.1 S S 4 - 15 49.1 1.4 S S 47.4 0.1 39
Deep draft 19 - S S S S S 49.8 - S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 1,504 S S S S S S 26.3
Pipeline5 50 - 134 0.1 S S S 27.4 0.1 44.8 0.5 S S S
Multiple modes 6,946 4.9 5,064 4.2 5,541 10.9 1,151 26.4 1 11.2 0.6 9.9 1.2 7
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 3,510 2.5 252 0.2 281 0.6 1,151 35.2 0.7 30.7 0.1 33.9 0.2 7.3
Truck and rail 3,152 2.2 4,462 3.7 4,863 9.6 1,359 20.1 0.4 10.9 0.5 10.6 1 6.4
Truck and water 236 0.2 267 0.2 376 0.7 949 26.4 - 31.2 0.1 38.6 0.4 38.3
Rail and water 1 - 5 - 13 - 2,711 33.3 - 41.7 - 35 0.2 0.8
Other multiple modes 47 - 77 0.1 9 - S 38.8 0.1 36.4 0.2 14.5 0.1 S
Other and unknown modes 2,176 1.5 2,662 2.2 746 1.5 S 21.1 0.3 28.7 0.5 24.8 0.3 S

SCTG1 07, Other prepared foodstuffs and fats and oils

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 479,757 100 468,435 100 171,452 100 268 2.4 - 3.1 - 4.7 - 13
Single modes 458,575 95.6 450,292 96.1 154,433 90.1 100 2.4 0.2 3.1 0.4 4.5 0.6 5.7
Truck4 444,950 92.7 421,065 89.9 123,475 72.0 95 2.4 0.2 3.3 0.6 4.2 1.1 4.9
For-hire truck 238,928 49.8 208,164 44.4 103,778 60.5 518 3.2 0.8 4.3 1.1 4.8 0.9 5.7
Private truck 206,022 42.9 212,901 45.4 19,697 11.5 47 3 0.9 4.2 1.2 4.2 0.6 2.8
Rail 12,203 2.5 26,597 5.7 30,190 17.6 1,092 6.9 0.1 6.9 0.4 8.2 1 4.2
Water 804 0.2 2,461 0.5 S S S 38.2 0.1 46.1 0.3 S S S
Shallow draft 698 0.1 2,380 0.5 S S S 39.3 0.1 43 0.6 S S S
Deep draft 106 - 82 - 148 0.1 S 37 - 21.2 - 29.3 - S
Air (includes truck and air) 543 0.1 46 - 81 - 1,706 42.8 0.1 20.5 - 46.8 - 11.8
Pipeline5 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 15,044 3.1 11,730 2.5 15,085 8.8 1,132 6.7 0.2 7.5 0.2 9.7 0.6 6.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 6,171 1.3 408 0.1 324 0.2 1,129 14 0.2 11.5 - 13.4 - 6.4
Truck and rail 7,376 1.5 10,053 2.1 12,484 7.3 1,452 8.3 0.1 9 0.2 11.6 0.6 4.7
Truck and water 1,433 0.3 1,232 0.3 2,115 1.2 1,716 15.5 - 22.3 0.1 23 0.3 13.2
Rail and water 24 - S S S S 6,136 45.6 - S S S S 29.7
Other multiple modes 40 - 25 - 81 - 3,254 29 - 21.6 - 31 0.1 32.1
Other and unknown modes 6,137 1.3 6,413 1.4 1,935 1.1 114 11.5 0.1 22.7 0.3 18.6 0.2 36.7

SCTG1 08, Alcoholic beverages

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 158,322 100 114,012 100 36,685 100 80 3.8 - 3.5 - 6.2 - 14.9
Single modes 150,817 95.3 109,559 96.1 29,518 80.5 51 3.6 0.5 3.6 0.4 6.9 2.4 5.3
Truck4 144,662 91.4 101,686 89.2 19,711 53.7 49 3.9 0.8 3.9 1.1 6.8 3.1 5.4
For-hire truck 43,589 27.5 36,245 31.8 15,692 42.8 338 6.1 1.1 6.1 1.3 6.5 2.3 15.6
Private truck 101,073 63.8 65,441 57.4 4,019 11.0 34 4.5 1.1 4.6 1.6 14.1 1.5 3.4
Rail 5,003 3.2 6,856 6.0 8,651 23.6 1,015 11.6 0.4 13.4 0.8 14.6 2.7 7.7
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Shallow draft S S S S S S 1,004 S S S S S S 45.4
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 2,374 S S S S S S 18.1
Pipeline5 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 6,405 4.0 3,876 3.4 6,829 18.6 1,212 15.7 0.5 11.9 0.4 13.5 2.5 9.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 655 0.4 55 - 49 0.1 1,190 32.9 0.1 29.3 - 35.9 0.1 10.5
Truck and rail 5,463 3.5 3,637 3.2 6,110 16.7 1,615 17.4 0.5 12.4 0.4 14.3 2.5 8.8
Truck and water 276 0.2 174 0.2 653 1.8 1,888 26.2 - 25 - 36.8 0.6 23.1
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes 6 - S S S S S 37.7 - S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 1,101 0.7 577 0.5 339 0.9 S 37.4 0.3 28.8 0.2 39.5 0.5 S

SCTG1 09, Tobacco products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 70,551 100 3,289 100 390 100 407 9.5 - 26.9 - 10.4 - 13.8
Single modes 68,078 96.5 3,239 98.5 356 91.4 104 10.1 1.7 27.4 1.7 11.6 3.2 7.1
Truck4 67,967 96.3 3,237 98.4 354 90.9 103 10.1 1.7 27.5 1.7 11.6 3.2 7.2
For-hire truck 15,522 22.0 903 27.5 265 68.1 618 17.6 5.2 48.8 5.3 13.5 4.1 12.5
Private truck 52,445 74.3 2,334 71.0 89 22.8 61 13.6 5.4 24.5 5.5 17.5 3.7 3.8
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 1,173 S S S S S S 37
Multiple modes 2,280 3.2 44 1.3 33 8.4 771 39.1 1.7 38.1 1.7 37.4 3.2 9.4
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 2,260 3.2 43 1.3 31 8.1 771 39.5 1.7 38.9 1.7 39.7 3.2 9.2
Truck and water 20 - S S S S S 45 0.2 S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 193 0.3 6 0.2 1 0.1 75 24.9 0.1 29.6 0.2 38.9 - 39.8

SCTG1 10, Monumental or building stone

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 5,202 100 28,738 100 3,113 100 123 14.5 - 20.5 - 13.1 - 13.3
Single modes 4,963 95.4 27,579 96.0 2,965 95.3 104 13.9 1.2 21.6 2.8 13.4 1.6 9.7
Truck4 4,956 95.3 27,528 95.8 2,942 94.5 104 14 1.2 21.6 2.8 13.4 1.7 9.7
For-hire truck 1,804 34.7 13,441 46.8 2,175 69.9 203 18.3 3.1 30.3 5.6 17.2 4.7 21.4
Private truck 3,151 60.6 14,086 49.0 768 24.7 54 15.3 3.5 21.2 5.4 18.3 4.8 22.9
Rail 3 0.1 S S S S 351 44.8 0.3 S S S S 37.6
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 47 0.9 64 0.2 72 2.3 493 31 0.3 45.4 0.2 40.9 1 22.1
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 27 0.5 2 - S S 463 44.7 0.2 39 - S S 20.1
Truck and rail 12 0.2 55 0.2 66 2.1 1,488 26.9 0.2 46 0.3 35.1 1.9 26.1
Truck and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes S S 1,094 3.8 S S S S S 48.7 3.5 S S S

SCTG1 11, Natural sands

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 6,665 100 460,085 100 41,125 100 56 7.4 - 8.3 - 15.7 - 10.7
Single modes 6,046 90.7 426,952 92.8 27,585 67.1 49 8 2 9.1 2.1 10.3 5 9.2
Truck4 5,530 83.0 408,080 88.7 18,769 45.6 44 8.6 2.4 9.5 2.2 10.8 4.4 8.1
For-hire truck 2,542 38.1 161,393 35.1 10,999 26.7 70 9.6 2.4 11.5 2.4 16.5 3.2 11.3
Private truck 2,988 44.8 246,688 53.6 7,770 18.9 29 10.6 2.9 12 2.8 9.7 2.5 7.1
Rail 491 7.4 15,155 3.3 8,602 20.9 533 13.4 1.3 19.6 0.5 17.9 2.8 9.4
Water 19 0.3 3,674 0.8 181 0.4 61 29.8 0.2 23.2 0.5 45.3 0.8 33.3
Shallow draft 16 0.2 3,661 0.8 178 0.4 32 35.4 0.2 23.4 0.5 46.6 0.8 47.7
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 1,370 S S S S S S 30.9
Multiple modes 480 7.2 18,013 3.9 11,345 27.6 714 33.7 1.9 27.3 1.1 47.8 4.7 9.9
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 11 0.2 2 - 1 - 536 31 0.1 35.6 - 37.9 - 29.4
Truck and rail 419 6.3 11,509 2.5 S S 829 39.3 1.9 41.7 1 S S 8.4
Truck and water 24 0.4 4,747 1.0 910 2.2 143 43.5 0.2 34.5 0.8 43.4 3.1 40.4
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 138 2.1 15,121 3.3 S S 71 21.2 0.5 44.3 1.8 S S 34.9

SCTG1 12, Gravel and crushed stone

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 21,167 100 2,039,457 100 147,770 100 37 3.2 - 2.9 - 10.5 - 3.7
Single modes 20,160 95.2 1,934,518 94.9 119,519 80.9 36 3.3 0.6 3.2 0.8 12.4 3.5 3.6
Truck4 19,079 90.1 1,806,924 88.6 80,604 54.5 34 3.5 1.1 3.4 1.3 18.3 4.4 3.7
For-hire truck 9,495 44.9 840,050 41.2 51,587 34.9 43 5 1.5 4.1 1.2 27 3.6 6.3
Private truck 9,584 45.3 966,874 47.4 29,017 19.6 27 5 1.7 4.3 1.3 5.9 2.3 3.8
Rail 849 4.0 81,795 4.0 23,411 15.8 264 13.4 0.5 16.3 0.6 19.3 3.3 15.7
Water 232 1.1 45,798 2.2 15,504 10.5 239 25.8 0.3 32.3 0.8 27.6 2.6 21.7
Shallow draft 160 0.8 32,159 1.6 10,752 7.3 310 36.5 0.3 47.2 0.9 42.6 3 22
Great Lakes 66 0.3 13,217 0.6 4,690 3.2 321 23.1 0.2 18.2 0.5 21 3 9.1
Deep draft 6 - 422 - 62 - 146 39.9 0.1 39.3 - 39.1 0.1 4.1
Multiple modes 653 3.1 73,556 3.6 26,888 18.2 251 18.2 0.6 21.2 0.8 29.2 3.6 15.7
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Truck and rail 388 1.8 32,402 1.6 8,680 5.9 244 22 0.4 20.3 0.3 24.1 1.3 24.3
Truck and water 185 0.9 31,282 1.5 15,382 10.4 221 35.2 0.4 40 0.8 39.3 3 21.9
Other multiple modes S S S S 2,825 1.9 440 S S S S 40.2 1.4 21.4
Other and unknown modes 354 1.7 31,384 1.5 1,362 0.9 48 17.4 0.3 18.2 0.3 29.5 0.3 36.7

SCTG1 13, Nonmetallic minerals nec

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 16,727 100 272,264 100 52,096 100 223 5.6 - 6.1 - 8.3 - 16.6
Single modes 15,165 90.7 255,008 93.7 44,082 84.6 128 6 2.2 5.8 1.2 8.6 1.8 10.1
Truck4 13,241 79.2 201,385 74.0 24,251 46.6 117 6.6 2.6 8.1 3.6 8.5 2.8 9.9
For-hire truck 8,370 50.0 95,355 35.0 18,984 36.4 229 8.4 2.2 8.3 3.6 9.7 2.5 8.1
Private truck 4,871 29.1 106,030 38.9 5,267 10.1 46 10.4 3 16.4 4.3 15.4 1.6 14.4
Rail 1,571 9.4 30,637 11.3 14,063 27.0 711 14.8 1.6 19.4 2.5 15.4 3.1 6.5
Water 263 1.6 16,047 5.9 5,602 10.8 S 23.5 0.4 36.6 2.8 39.4 4.4 S
Shallow draft 250 1.5 14,503 5.3 5,246 10.1 S 24.8 0.5 41.3 3.1 42.4 4.9 S
Great Lakes S S 1,535 0.6 S S 222 S S 47.6 5.2 S S 7.6
Deep draft S S S S S S 2,368 S S S S S S 45.5
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 733 S S S S S S 27.4
Pipeline5 79 0.5 6,784 2.5 S S S 43.4 2.5 45.2 11.5 S S S
Multiple modes 1,337 8.0 12,025 4.4 7,558 14.5 1,175 30.8 2.2 21.5 0.9 14.2 1.9 9
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 354 2.1 12 - 12 - 1,202 33.7 0.9 26.8 - 31.9 - 9.4
Truck and rail 477 2.9 8,629 3.2 5,712 11.0 849 16.3 0.5 20.6 0.6 14.3 1.5 12.9
Truck and water S S S S 650 1.2 1,220 S S S S 46.1 0.8 21.3
Rail and water 6 - S S S S 2,803 43.3 0.1 S S S S 20.8
Other multiple modes 56 0.3 2,610 1.0 1,032 2.0 1,432 41.1 0.2 46.3 0.7 33.4 1 24.4
Other and unknown modes 225 1.3 S S 456 0.9 S 44.8 0.6 S S 40.6 0.3 S

SCTG1 14, Metallic ores and concentrates

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 32,910 100 76,672 100 39,319 100 504 15.8 - 17.4 - 29.4 - 9.4
Single modes 27,806 84.5 52,761 68.8 18,669 47.5 305 15.2 4 21.1 7.2 15.8 9.2 18
Truck4 21,287 64.7 6,372 8.3 1,830 4.7 300 18.7 4.2 14.6 4.6 16.1 2.5 19.3
For-hire truck 17,839 54.2 4,736 6.2 1,572 4.0 547 15.7 3.8 19.5 3.3 19.1 2.3 9.8
Private truck 3,448 10.5 1,635 2.1 259 0.7 61 44.7 2.3 25.5 2.4 36.3 0.8 34.9
Rail 5,230 15.9 44,861 58.5 11,349 28.9 448 21 3.3 24.3 7 24.1 5.2 18.7
Water 1,264 3.8 S S 5,489 14.0 1,806 44 1.3 S S 23.5 6.7 21.1
Deep draft 1,264 3.8 S S 5,489 14.0 1,806 44 1.3 S S 23.5 6.7 21.1
Air (includes truck and air) S S 1 - S S S S S 45.2 - S S S
Multiple modes 3,631 11.0 23,831 31.1 20,541 52.2 851 22 3.8 41.8 7.2 47.4 9.2 11.1
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 574 1.7 S S S S 846 29.7 0.9 S S S S 10
Truck and rail 2,147 6.5 5,283 6.9 1,089 2.8 1,070 30.4 3.6 36.9 6.2 29.3 3 16.2
Truck and water 761 2.3 15,915 20.8 17,226 43.8 1,102 30.8 3.5 42.7 8.9 48 10.3 8.8
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S

SCTG1 15, Coal

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 38,228 100 1,416,187 100 835,796 100 106 7.1 - 7.6 - 12.2 - 8.8
Single modes 34,787 91.0 1,276,735 90.2 793,840 95.0 74 7.7 1.8 8 2 12.8 2.6 8.4
Truck4 7,179 18.8 217,602 15.4 14,002 1.7 61 9.2 1.7 11.3 2.1 18.7 0.5 9.8
For-hire truck 5,615 14.7 154,215 10.9 11,475 1.4 63 13.5 1.6 17.5 1.6 24.1 0.5 10.4
Private truck 1,564 4.1 63,387 4.5 2,527 0.3 48 15.7 1.2 16.8 1.7 18.3 0.1 18.4
Rail 25,907 67.8 1,015,209 71.7 773,290 92.5 428 9.1 2.6 9.9 2.8 13.1 2.8 11
Water 1,701 4.4 43,925 3.1 6,548 0.8 145 35.8 2.2 34.7 1.8 36.8 0.7 44.5
Shallow draft 1,701 4.4 43,925 3.1 6,548 0.8 145 35.8 2.2 34.7 1.8 36.8 0.7 44.5
Multiple modes 1,832 4.8 52,352 3.7 39,389 4.7 340 25.5 1.3 20.8 0.8 23.5 2.8 36.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Truck and rail 143 0.4 4,024 0.3 785 0.1 S 29.8 0.4 43.2 0.5 29 0.2 S
Truck and water 741 1.9 19,612 1.4 7,257 0.9 371 32 1 32.6 0.5 33.1 0.3 5.9
Rail and water 741 1.9 24,171 1.7 26,994 3.2 S 45.2 1 33.1 0.7 32.4 2.7 S
Other multiple modes 207 0.5 4,544 0.3 4,353 0.5 901 33.8 0.9 32.8 0.7 31.2 2.3 23.2
Other and unknown modes 1,609 4.2 87,100 6.2 S S 71 37.8 2.1 32.5 2.5 S S 36.7

SCTG1 17, Gasoline and aviation turbine fuel

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 663,194 100 959,161 100 68,647 100 43 4.5 - 4.3 - 9.7 - 6.5
Single modes 646,529 97.5 931,216 97.1 58,139 84.7 42 4.5 0.5 4.4 0.6 9 2.7 5
Truck4 395,296 59.6 546,768 57.0 24,326 35.4 41 6.1 1.9 6.2 2.2 6.6 4.1 4.3
For-hire truck 173,898 26.2 243,825 25.4 11,866 17.3 51 9.2 2.2 9 2.3 9.2 2.8 6.1
Private truck 221,398 33.4 302,943 31.6 12,460 18.2 35 8.5 1.6 9 1.7 9.6 2.1 6.1
Rail 4,545 0.7 6,661 0.7 S S 231 39.8 0.3 41.1 0.3 S S 18.4
Water 17,280 2.6 28,669 3.0 6,673 9.7 606 26.5 0.8 27.9 0.9 36.6 2.6 18
Shallow draft 12,450 1.9 20,065 2.1 1,396 2.0 S 27.4 0.6 28.3 0.7 35.9 0.7 S
Deep draft 4,830 0.7 8,604 0.9 5,277 7.7 785 26.2 0.4 28.2 0.4 37.5 2.8 17.4
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 423 S S S S S S 6.3
Pipeline5 229,253 34.6 348,972 36.4 S S S 7.2 2 7.3 2.2 S S S
Multiple modes 15,666 2.4 26,646 2.8 10,414 15.2 216 19.1 0.5 20.7 0.6 24.8 2.7 25
Truck and rail 387 0.1 510 0.1 163 0.2 210 48.6 0.1 43.8 0.1 46.2 0.2 35
Truck and water 6,687 1.0 10,382 1.1 5,407 7.9 S 23.5 0.4 24.6 0.4 37.2 3.2 S
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes 8,537 1.3 15,582 1.6 4,645 6.8 S 21.9 0.5 24.3 0.6 29.9 2.4 S
Other and unknown modes 999 0.2 1,299 0.1 94 0.1 52 30.8 - 31.7 - 32.9 - 26.2

SCTG1 18, Fuel oils

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 373,515 100 641,894 100 54,243 100 32 3.5 - 4.1 - 7.4 - 9.2
Single modes 347,270 93.0 593,893 92.5 43,410 80.0 30 3.9 1.6 4.6 1.6 9.5 4.1 8.7
Truck4 207,251 55.5 335,808 52.3 20,313 37.4 27 4.4 2.6 5.9 2.8 8.9 4.4 5.9
For-hire truck 71,392 19.1 117,422 18.3 9,583 17.7 72 8.6 1.8 8.5 2 13.8 2.9 11.8
Private truck 135,859 36.4 218,386 34.0 10,730 19.8 23 5.5 1.8 8.2 2 12.8 3.2 5.1
Rail 2,466 0.7 4,198 0.7 1,674 3.1 S 23.6 0.2 25.4 0.2 29.4 1.3 S
Water 35,795 9.6 76,268 11.9 11,207 20.7 352 20.6 2 19.5 2.3 33.4 4.2 18.7
Shallow draft 31,106 8.3 66,106 10.3 3,306 6.1 S 23.1 1.9 22.1 2.2 27.6 1.6 S
Great Lakes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft 4,151 1.1 8,945 1.4 7,015 12.9 890 28.4 0.5 27.4 0.6 44.9 4.1 15.3
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 484 S S S S S S 35.4
Pipeline5 101,553 27.2 177,436 27.6 S S S 11.7 2.6 12.2 2.8 S S S
Multiple modes 23,890 6.4 44,349 6.9 10,480 19.3 314 28.3 1.7 25.3 1.7 24.1 4 18.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier S S 1 - S S S S S 48.9 - S S S
Truck and rail S S S S S S 860 S S S S S S 23.1
Truck and water 15,080 4.0 25,265 3.9 5,948 11.0 235 33.3 1.3 28 1.1 29.9 2.7 32.7
Rail and water 26 - 48 - 12 - 323 22 0.1 44.7 0.1 19.4 0.3 27.3
Other multiple modes 7,756 2.1 17,622 2.7 3,096 5.7 163 26.5 0.8 25.8 0.9 25 2.2 19.8
Other and unknown modes 2,355 0.6 3,652 0.6 352 0.6 100 17 0.1 19.7 0.1 31.3 0.2 24.1

SCTG1 19, Coal and petroleum products, nec

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 268,163 100 578,188 100 127,190 100 111 4.1 - 4 - 7.6 - 12.9
Single modes 242,716 90.5 523,577 90.6 110,526 86.9 66 4.7 1.6 4.2 1.7 8.6 2.3 7.1
Truck4 150,397 56.1 340,058 58.8 33,932 26.7 61 3.5 2.1 5 1.8 5.5 1.8 7.5
For-hire truck 57,619 21.5 181,197 31.3 22,924 18.0 213 7.6 1.7 7.9 2 7.1 1.7 10.2
Private truck 92,778 34.6 158,861 27.5 11,008 8.7 39 4.8 1.6 6.5 1.2 14 0.9 7.4
Rail 37,382 13.9 73,638 12.7 52,611 41.4 731 18.3 2 9.9 1.6 12.1 3.4 6.9
Water 13,954 5.2 45,209 7.8 18,628 14.6 466 33.9 1.4 29.4 1.9 37.7 3.6 25
Shallow draft 11,354 4.2 41,307 7.1 S S 141 31.3 1.1 29.4 1.9 S S 35.6
Deep draft S S 3,902 0.7 S S 1,138 S S 43.4 0.2 S S 23
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 919 S S S S S S 11.5
Pipeline5 40,949 15.3 64,669 11.2 S S S 15.2 1.9 15.3 1.8 S S S
Multiple modes 21,384 8.0 36,220 6.3 16,008 12.6 550 14.6 1.2 17.6 0.9 22.6 2.4 10
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 1,847 0.7 S S S S 547 48.9 0.3 S S S S 9.8
Truck and rail 3,783 1.4 4,612 0.8 3,310 2.6 745 28.2 0.4 28.7 0.2 33.5 0.8 19.7
Truck and water S S S S S S 1,709 S S S S S S 39.7
Rail and water 5,687 2.1 12,209 2.1 7,191 5.7 923 34.3 0.8 37.5 0.8 47 2.4 33.8
Other multiple modes 9,588 3.6 18,526 3.2 4,964 3.9 205 21.5 0.8 21.3 0.6 24.4 1.2 36.2
Other and unknown modes 4,062 1.5 18,391 3.2 656 0.5 45 41.1 0.6 44.2 1.2 27.7 0.1 22.4

SCTG1 20, Basic chemicals

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 271,469 100 412,581 100 171,156 100 428 6.2 - 7 - 10.7 - 10.9
Single modes 241,267 88.9 379,285 91.9 153,979 90.0 157 5.9 1.2 7.4 1.6 12 2 9.5
Truck4 138,642 51.1 199,121 48.3 50,120 29.3 129 4 2.1 9.9 3.3 10.2 2.5 10.2
For-hire truck 90,844 33.5 78,022 18.9 37,487 21.9 524 4.8 1.9 8.5 1.2 11.7 1.7 4.6
Private truck 47,798 17.6 121,099 29.4 12,633 7.4 46 7.7 1.3 14.9 3.4 18.5 1.6 8.4
Rail 60,469 22.3 104,664 25.4 88,222 51.5 842 9.5 1.8 13.1 2.9 16.5 3.4 4.5
Water 15,433 5.7 31,067 7.5 S S S 32 1.4 24.7 1.7 S S S
Shallow draft 10,545 3.9 22,869 5.5 5,887 3.4 209 34 1.2 28.6 1.4 25 0.7 33.8
Deep draft S S 8,198 2.0 S S 1,255 S S 42.8 0.9 S S 25
Air (includes truck and air) 1,304 0.5 67 - S S 761 17.2 0.1 42.9 - S S 15.5
Pipeline5 25,418 9.4 44,366 10.8 S S S 31 2.1 31.3 2.4 S S S
Multiple modes 27,932 10.3 30,720 7.4 16,081 9.4 912 18.3 1.2 24.3 1.6 17.9 2 9.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 6,345 2.3 209 0.1 168 0.1 911 12.2 0.3 18.6 - 36.4 - 9.3
Truck and rail 2,787 1.0 3,978 1.0 3,416 2.0 853 18 0.2 29.4 0.2 28.3 0.8 15.2
Truck and water 1,928 0.7 S S 622 0.4 2,365 45.7 0.3 S S 27.6 0.1 17.3
Rail and water 4,671 1.7 5,352 1.3 3,315 1.9 1,859 23.1 0.5 24 0.4 33 0.8 22.5
Other multiple modes 12,202 4.5 19,714 4.8 8,561 5.0 710 40 1.1 30.5 1.3 28.7 1.4 46.5
Other and unknown modes 2,271 0.8 2,577 0.6 1,095 0.6 S 21.9 0.2 25.1 0.2 33.7 0.4 S

SCTG1 21, Pharmaceutical products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 771,252 100 19,076 100 8,134 100 635 6.2 - 11 - 8.6 - 6.6
Single modes 519,532 67.4 14,899 78.1 6,123 75.3 203 10.3 3.3 10.2 2.8 6.7 3 11.4
Truck4 501,445 65.0 14,761 77.4 5,922 72.8 152 10.7 3.4 10.3 2.9 7.2 2.9 12.9
For-hire truck 418,942 54.3 7,272 38.1 5,071 62.3 285 11.6 3.4 7.2 4.1 9.1 3.7 10.3
Private truck 82,503 10.7 7,489 39.3 851 10.5 75 14.1 1.1 20.9 4 19.9 2.3 11
Rail S S 1 - 1 - 1,084 S S 40.8 - 43.8 0.1 4.2
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 18,060 2.3 136 0.7 201 2.5 1,156 29.2 0.7 26.4 0.2 37.3 1.4 5.7
Pipeline5 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 241,816 31.4 2,015 10.6 1,199 14.7 794 8.4 3.2 11.6 1.1 9.9 1.3 6.2
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 240,974 31.2 1,853 9.7 919 11.3 795 8.5 3.2 12.7 1.2 8.5 1.1 6.2
Truck and rail 679 0.1 152 0.8 263 3.2 S 20.9 - 36.6 0.2 42.6 1.3 S
Truck and water S S 8 - 14 0.2 S S S 37.9 - 37.4 0.2 S
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 9,904 1.3 2,162 11.3 S S 477 41.9 0.5 43.8 3.1 S S 21.6

SCTG1 22, Fertilizers

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 43,613 100 149,600 100 58,970 100 171 9.2 - 10.3 - 14.9 - 9.5
Single modes 39,296 90.1 132,253 88.4 45,108 76.5 149 9.4 1.5 11 2 18.8 4 9.4
Truck4 29,906 68.6 96,852 64.7 19,522 33.1 127 7.9 2.1 9.8 2.5 20.9 3.4 10
For-hire truck 15,173 34.8 51,546 34.5 16,068 27.2 277 13.7 3 13.8 2.8 24.4 3 12.1
Private truck 14,733 33.8 45,306 30.3 3,453 5.9 51 8.9 2.7 10.4 2.6 11.3 1.2 7
Rail 7,471 17.1 28,771 19.2 21,433 36.3 758 23 2.6 22.6 2.8 24.7 4.5 3.9
Water 692 1.6 2,542 1.7 1,878 3.2 S 31.5 0.9 30.9 1 43.3 2.6 S
Shallow draft 690 1.6 2,540 1.7 1,877 3.2 696 28.8 1 28.1 1.2 41.5 3.1 26
Deep draft 1 - 2 - - - 153 40.9 - 37.2 - 43.8 - 20.5
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 2,283 S S S S S S 37.4
Pipeline5 1,224 2.8 4,087 2.7 S S S 32.7 1.8 28.2 1.8 S S S
Multiple modes 3,978 9.1 16,283 10.9 13,737 23.3 1,107 16.2 1.4 18.3 1.9 19 4 11
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 9 - 2 - 1 - 1,250 34 - 26.7 - 22.7 - 12.9
Truck and rail 2,943 6.7 11,218 7.5 9,569 16.2 874 20.5 1.2 18.7 1.3 24 3.7 12.1
Truck and water 568 1.3 3,123 2.1 2,945 5.0 2,159 27.2 0.3 40.8 0.8 31.6 1.6 11.7
Other multiple modes 458 1.1 1,940 1.3 1,221 2.1 842 20.5 1.4 23.5 2.1 27 3.8 17.9
Other and unknown modes 339 0.8 1,065 0.7 S S S 32 0.3 39.4 0.3 S S S

SCTG1 23, Chemical products and preparations, nec

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 331,750 100 123,537 100 58,477 100 638 5.9 - 4.9 - 5.8 - 7.2
Single modes 288,456 87.0 115,274 93.3 50,471 86.3 323 6.2 0.8 4.9 0.7 5.5 1.5 9.6
Truck4 278,678 84.0 108,158 87.6 44,819 76.6 311 6.1 0.9 5 0.9 5.7 1.6 9.9
For-hire truck 219,208 66.1 79,310 64.2 40,929 70.0 574 7.6 1.3 6.4 1.7 6.1 1.6 8.2
Private truck 59,471 17.9 28,847 23.4 3,890 6.7 62 4 1 8.2 1.7 7.9 0.6 5.9
Rail 7,389 2.2 6,321 5.1 5,184 8.9 886 14.3 0.2 13.3 0.7 15.3 1.3 7.3
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Shallow draft 33 - 21 - S S S 37.2 - 39.8 - S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 1,696 0.5 S S S S 1,409 15.9 0.1 S S S S 6.6
Pipeline5 90 - 343 0.3 S S S 31.7 - 44.4 0.2 S S S
Multiple modes 38,593 11.6 6,457 5.2 7,272 12.4 896 7.2 0.8 12.9 0.7 15 1.5 7.2
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 30,713 9.3 1,424 1.2 890 1.5 893 8.7 0.7 11.3 0.1 16.1 0.2 7.2
Truck and rail 5,513 1.7 3,660 3.0 5,130 8.8 1,396 14.4 0.3 16.7 0.4 21 1.4 5.2
Truck and water 1,358 0.4 232 0.2 603 1.0 2,301 35.8 0.1 26.1 - 28.3 0.3 18.3
Rail and water S S S S S S 3,975 S S S S S S 19.7
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 4,700 1.4 1,806 1.5 733 1.3 99 16.9 0.2 19.5 0.2 19.8 0.2 26.9

SCTG1 24, Plastics and rubber

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 489,435 100 186,392 100 104,622 100 550 2.4 - 4 - 4.9 - 8.5
Single modes 425,849 87.0 167,811 90.0 86,803 83.0 262 2.7 0.4 4.2 0.7 4.6 1 7.6
Truck4 377,889 77.2 129,534 69.5 60,533 57.9 250 2.6 1 3.4 1.9 3.3 2.2 7.9
For-hire truck 256,864 52.5 90,494 48.6 54,726 52.3 634 2.3 1.2 3.2 1.6 3.5 2 6.2
Private truck 121,025 24.7 39,040 20.9 5,807 5.6 60 5.7 1 7.1 1.1 14.1 0.8 4.3
Rail 45,425 9.3 38,065 20.4 26,075 24.9 715 13.1 1 14.4 1.9 14.9 2.2 7.9
Water S S S S 11 - 960 S S S S 33.1 - 26.9
Shallow draft S S S S 9 - S S S S S 32.9 - S
Deep draft 6 - 2 - S S 1,440 41 - 45.6 - S S 30.2
Air (includes truck and air) 2,397 0.5 135 0.1 183 0.2 1,251 16.3 0.1 18.5 - 26.1 - 4.8
Pipeline5 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 56,281 11.5 14,570 7.8 16,232 15.5 888 3.5 0.4 7.3 0.5 9.1 1 6.1
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 38,823 7.9 2,074 1.1 1,455 1.4 887 5.5 0.5 6.9 0.1 8.5 0.2 6.1
Truck and rail 15,666 3.2 11,741 6.3 13,242 12.7 1,399 8.7 0.3 9.7 0.6 10.8 1.2 4.9
Truck and water 1,552 0.3 555 0.3 991 0.9 1,618 21.8 0.1 30.7 0.1 38.1 0.4 14.2
Rail and water 18 - 15 - 73 0.1 4,491 32.7 - 28.5 - 28.4 0.1 20.1
Other multiple modes 222 - 184 0.1 S S 3,062 32.7 - 29.9 0.1 S S 27.2
Other and unknown modes 7,304 1.5 4,010 2.2 1,588 1.5 100 10.6 0.1 26.9 0.6 37.6 0.5 8.5

SCTG1 25, Logs and other wood in the rough

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 7,086 100 107,869 100 11,164 100 110 13.1 - 21 - 13.9 - 44.2
Single modes 6,592 93.0 105,876 98.2 9,638 86.3 97 13 2.5 21.4 2.4 15.1 5.5 28.5
Truck4 5,969 84.2 102,495 95.0 7,881 70.6 90 15.4 4.3 22.3 3.9 18.8 6.7 30.1
For-hire truck 3,828 54.0 53,023 49.2 4,801 43.0 127 18.3 4.6 27.9 6.2 21.8 5.7 27.5
Private truck 2,141 30.2 49,472 45.9 3,080 27.6 62 19.9 4.3 34.5 6.6 30.9 5.5 22.5
Rail 623 8.8 3,381 3.1 1,757 15.7 571 34.3 5.5 36.7 4.2 45.5 7.7 21.3
Multiple modes 441 6.2 1,836 1.7 1,502 13.5 1,003 33.5 2.6 36.4 2.4 37.6 5.7 17.5
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier S S S S - - S S S S S 36.4 - S
Truck and rail 392 5.5 1,705 1.6 1,195 10.7 835 37.3 2.5 39.4 1.9 38.6 4 18.9
Truck and water 45 0.6 125 0.1 S S 2,553 34.6 1.6 37.3 2.7 S S 35.3
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 53 0.7 157 0.1 24 0.2 S 49.8 0.6 29.6 0.5 23.6 0.3 S

SCTG1 26, Wood products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 183,868 100 323,773 100 100,787 100 328 2.9 - 2.7 - 4.2 - 10.9
Single modes 174,476 94.9 308,887 95.4 84,814 84.2 198 2.9 0.3 2.6 0.5 3.7 1.2 16.1
Truck4 168,913 91.9 292,597 90.4 64,616 64.1 161 3 0.4 2.6 0.7 3.8 2 6.7
For-hire truck 75,303 41.0 146,835 45.4 50,476 50.1 468 4.3 1 3.8 1.3 4.6 1.8 5.2
Private truck 93,610 50.9 145,761 45.0 14,141 14.0 73 3.3 1 4.1 1.2 4 0.6 3.6
Rail 5,338 2.9 14,843 4.6 19,998 19.8 1,236 8.5 0.3 9.6 0.4 9.9 1.4 4.3
Water 127 0.1 S S S S S 39.2 - S S S S S
Shallow draft S S S S S S 107 S S S S S S 23.6
Deep draft 125 0.1 S S S S S 39.6 - S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 98 0.1 29 - 58 0.1 3,218 39.9 - 40 - 37.9 - 13.2
Multiple modes 6,203 3.4 10,273 3.2 14,648 14.5 996 7.9 0.2 15.7 0.4 11 1.2 5.2
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 2,432 1.3 218 0.1 200 0.2 987 16.1 0.2 18.4 - 18.4 - 5.3
Truck and rail 3,263 1.8 8,014 2.5 12,539 12.4 1,331 11.1 0.2 10.1 0.2 13 1.3 6.1
Truck and water 484 0.3 S S 1,846 1.8 1,678 14.9 - S S 31.2 0.6 11.2
Rail and water 9 - 7 - 25 - 3,511 34.7 - 13 - 38.1 0.1 34.2
Other multiple modes 15 - 14 - S S 3,115 39.8 - 45.3 - S S 29.5
Other and unknown modes 3,189 1.7 4,613 1.4 1,325 1.3 71 9.9 0.2 12.1 0.2 19.5 0.2 23

SCTG1 27, Pulp, newsprint, paper, and paperboard

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 126,857 100 145,380 100 82,098 100 297 3.8 - 3.6 - 5.8 - 14.6
Single modes 114,491 90.3 130,935 90.1 67,117 81.8 182 3.7 1.5 3.6 1.6 4.4 2.2 8
Truck4 98,206 77.4 102,787 70.7 43,377 52.8 166 3.9 1.4 3.9 1.5 4.5 1.9 8.6
For-hire truck 69,236 54.6 78,770 54.2 40,520 49.4 433 4.6 1.4 4.3 1.3 4.9 1.7 7.3
Private truck 28,970 22.8 24,017 16.5 2,857 3.5 56 5.6 1.1 5.7 0.9 11.2 0.5 5.1
Rail 16,134 12.7 28,000 19.3 23,636 28.8 837 5.5 0.6 5 0.7 6.8 1.2 3
Water 93 0.1 140 0.1 S S S 39.7 0.1 42.8 0.1 S S S
Shallow draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft 80 0.1 122 0.1 S S S 43.3 0.1 46.5 0.2 S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 58 - 9 - 11 - 2,828 29.3 - 38.7 - 41.3 - 15.8
Multiple modes 11,193 8.8 13,463 9.3 14,474 17.6 731 22.5 1.5 22.3 1.6 21.6 2.2 10.8
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 1,742 1.4 244 0.2 97 0.1 721 15.3 0.2 31.8 0.1 18.8 - 11.2
Truck and rail 8,924 7.0 12,493 8.6 13,873 16.9 998 28.3 1.5 24.1 1.7 22.6 2.2 9.6
Truck and water 338 0.3 379 0.3 355 0.4 1,047 33.7 0.1 35 0.1 38.5 0.2 35.1
Rail and water 22 - S S 29 - S 36.4 0.1 S S 32.9 0.1 S
Other multiple modes 168 0.1 S S 120 0.1 1,512 46.1 0.1 S S 30.2 0.1 25.6
Other and unknown modes 1,173 0.9 981 0.7 507 0.6 103 23.6 0.2 20.4 0.1 29.3 0.2 19.4

SCTG1 28, Paper or paperboard articles

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 118,070 100 82,233 100 28,977 100 512 3 - 5.7 - 7.8 - 13.5
Single modes 108,924 92.3 79,199 96.3 26,158 90.3 150 3.3 0.7 5.7 0.3 7.8 0.7 6.8
Truck4 107,730 91.2 77,319 94.0 24,530 84.7 148 3.3 0.7 5.5 0.8 6.5 1.2 6.8
For-hire truck 68,745 58.2 46,693 56.8 21,267 73.4 402 3.5 1.3 4.2 2.2 6.8 1.8 4.2
Private truck 38,986 33.0 30,626 37.2 3,263 11.3 51 5.4 1.2 10.6 2.1 15.6 1.4 3.1
Rail 691 0.6 1,475 1.8 1,512 5.2 1,149 22.4 0.1 36.8 0.6 35.7 1.3 9
Water 406 0.3 395 0.5 S S S 36.3 0.2 38.8 0.4 S S S
Shallow draft 345 0.3 356 0.4 24 0.1 68 15.4 0.7 14.6 1.2 13.6 0.3 1.4
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 97 0.1 10 - 11 - 868 38 - 38 - 32.3 - 25.8
Multiple modes 7,791 6.6 2,205 2.7 2,452 8.5 1,003 10.6 0.7 15.4 0.3 12.2 0.8 10.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 5,830 4.9 655 0.8 456 1.6 1,002 13.4 0.7 18.1 0.2 22.1 0.5 10.3
Truck and rail 1,739 1.5 1,423 1.7 1,797 6.2 1,539 16.9 0.2 22.7 0.3 16.1 0.7 7.1
Truck and water 220 0.2 125 0.2 194 0.7 1,879 29.1 0.1 29.5 - 28.2 0.2 20.7
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 1,355 1.1 829 1.0 367 1.3 S 16.7 0.2 16 0.1 31.1 0.3 S

SCTG1 29, Printed products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 190,389 100 51,435 100 22,363 100 579 4.4 - 5 - 6.8 - 8.7
Single modes 124,218 65.2 45,987 89.4 18,329 82.0 115 5.1 1.9 5.3 1.3 7.3 2.3 22.9
Truck4 122,579 64.4 45,474 88.4 17,524 78.4 99 5.1 1.8 5.4 1.3 7.6 2.5 23.7
For-hire truck 81,299 42.7 30,444 59.2 16,130 72.1 259 6.5 1.5 7 2 7.9 2.3 17.7
Private truck 41,279 21.7 15,030 29.2 1,395 6.2 25 6.9 1.4 7.6 2.1 15.5 1.1 19.8
Rail 338 0.2 424 0.8 681 3.0 1,037 25.4 0.1 29.2 0.3 34.3 1.1 21.7
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 1,291 0.7 86 0.2 111 0.5 1,375 24.4 0.1 21.6 0.1 16.4 0.1 7.8
Multiple modes 59,122 31.1 3,042 5.9 2,669 11.9 837 8.1 1.7 3.7 0.5 5.3 1 6.1
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 58,286 30.6 2,767 5.4 2,143 9.6 837 8.2 1.7 4.2 0.5 5.8 0.9 6.1
Truck and rail 664 0.3 252 0.5 436 1.9 858 24.3 0.1 15.3 0.1 15.5 0.4 29.4
Truck and water 156 0.1 20 - S S 4,273 34.5 - 32.9 - S S 15.4
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 7,049 3.7 2,405 4.7 S S 376 27.3 0.8 33.4 1.3 S S 19.4

SCTG1 30, Textiles, leather, and articles of textiles or leather

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 473,610 100 46,728 100 30,643 100 1,101 5.9 - 5.5 - 13.7 - 3.2
Single modes 339,048 71.6 41,084 87.9 25,510 83.2 889 7.5 1.4 6.1 0.8 15.9 1.5 4.5
Truck4 327,798 69.2 40,089 85.8 23,369 76.3 845 6.4 1.3 5.3 0.9 12.5 1.8 4.8
For-hire truck 244,202 51.6 24,088 51.5 21,299 69.5 1,169 8 1.5 8.9 1.9 13.7 1.8 4.5
Private truck 83,597 17.7 16,001 34.2 2,070 6.8 198 7.2 1.1 6 2.2 8.8 0.9 13.3
Rail S S S S S S 2,001 S S S S S S 13.8
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Shallow draft S S S S S S 15 S S S S S S 41.8
Deep draft S S 3 - S S S S S 45.6 - S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 3,943 0.8 111 0.2 210 0.7 1,449 21.2 0.2 23 - 29.9 0.2 7
Multiple modes 120,326 25.4 4,114 8.8 4,529 14.8 1,154 5.5 1.3 4.5 0.5 6.2 1.4 3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 116,240 24.5 3,432 7.3 3,399 11.1 1,154 5.6 1.3 4.3 0.5 5.8 1.4 3
Truck and rail 2,428 0.5 425 0.9 728 2.4 1,156 41.1 0.1 26.1 0.2 25.5 0.6 15.4
Truck and water 1,621 0.3 230 0.5 395 1.3 1,872 35.9 0.1 20.2 0.1 29.8 0.5 15.7
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes S S S S 7 - S S S S S 30.1 - S
Other and unknown modes 14,237 3.0 1,530 3.3 605 2.0 275 18.7 0.5 20.6 0.7 17.5 0.3 26

SCTG1 31, Nonmetallic mineral products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 196,993 100 1,156,790 100 115,289 100 447 3 - 4.1 - 6.8 - 10.1
Single modes 179,892 91.3 1,122,305 97.0 103,040 89.4 130 3 0.5 4 0.3 5.6 1.1 7.8
Truck4 174,881 88.8 1,093,616 94.5 88,593 76.8 126 3 0.6 4 0.4 5.4 1.7 8.3
For-hire truck 82,099 41.7 283,433 24.5 60,265 52.3 467 2.6 0.9 6.8 1.1 7.4 1.6 6.9
Private truck 92,783 47.1 810,182 70.0 28,328 24.6 45 5.3 1 4.2 1.2 4.5 1.3 6
Rail 2,599 1.3 22,280 1.9 10,947 9.5 414 8.3 0.1 9.9 0.2 13.2 0.9 19.1
Water 630 0.3 6,218 0.5 3,363 2.9 1,455 20.8 0.1 23.5 0.1 25.6 0.8 15.1
Shallow draft 372 0.2 4,464 0.4 2,432 2.1 526 28.4 0.1 28.8 0.2 31.8 1.1 18.1
Great Lakes 136 0.1 1,393 0.1 474 0.4 361 36.8 0.3 36.7 0.6 27.1 2.1 7.8
Deep draft 121 0.1 362 - 457 0.4 1,665 23.4 - 21.3 - 24.5 0.1 17.6
Air (includes truck and air) 1,777 0.9 S S 136 0.1 1,373 26.7 0.2 S S 44.6 0.1 5.9
Pipeline5 S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Multiple modes 12,701 6.4 18,173 1.6 11,009 9.5 1,201 7.7 0.4 21.9 0.3 23.5 1.1 5.2
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 9,702 4.9 526 - 555 0.5 1,203 9.4 0.4 12.7 - 17.4 0.1 5.2
Truck and rail 2,043 1.0 13,075 1.1 8,078 7.0 657 13.5 0.1 27.1 0.2 31.7 1.2 11.6
Truck and water S S 1,422 0.1 1,041 0.9 2,107 S S 34.1 - 33.4 0.3 20.4
Rail and water 17 - S S S S S 18.8 - S S S S S
Other multiple modes 461 0.2 3,116 0.3 1,275 1.1 1,549 25.9 0.1 26 0.1 30.4 0.6 43
Other and unknown modes 4,400 2.2 16,312 1.4 1,239 1.1 97 11.5 0.3 14.9 0.2 25.3 0.3 20.1

SCTG1 32, Base metal in primary or semifinished forms and in finished basic shapes

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 488,410 100 364,940 100 129,224 100 360 3.3 - 3.8 - 6.2 - 10.7
Single modes 446,430 91.4 336,814 92.3 107,175 82.9 191 3.2 0.5 4 0.8 5.8 2 4.1
Truck4 397,822 81.5 286,333 78.5 76,479 59.2 180 2.4 1.5 3.7 1.2 4.3 2.1 4.4
For-hire truck 267,564 54.8 188,594 51.7 65,804 50.9 449 3.4 1.3 4.5 1.5 4.7 1.9 2.7
Private truck 130,259 26.7 97,739 26.8 10,674 8.3 65 3.2 1 4.8 1 6.3 0.6 3.5
Rail 45,499 9.3 47,693 13.1 28,617 22.1 562 20.1 1.3 9 0.8 13.1 1.6 7.9
Water 1,592 0.3 2,638 0.7 1,971 1.5 833 26.1 0.1 26.8 0.2 27.9 0.4 16.5
Shallow draft 1,574 0.3 2,622 0.7 1,933 1.5 735 23.8 0.1 24.4 0.2 25.1 0.5 11.8
Deep draft 17 - S S S S 1,166 46.7 - S S S S 32.1
Air (includes truck and air) 1,517 0.3 S S S S 1,200 18 0.1 S S S S 7.4
Multiple modes 34,609 7.1 23,584 6.5 20,932 16.2 880 10 0.6 13.5 0.8 18.5 2 7.1
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 14,744 3.0 623 0.2 361 0.3 880 7.5 0.2 11.7 - 11.5 - 7.2
Truck and rail 16,457 3.4 17,744 4.9 14,045 10.9 686 20.1 0.5 15.1 0.7 20.9 1.6 10.3
Truck and water 2,896 0.6 4,495 1.2 S S 1,666 41.4 0.2 47.3 0.5 S S 13.7
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes 504 0.1 713 0.2 689 0.5 1,026 25.2 - 31.2 0.1 30.9 0.2 17.9
Other and unknown modes 7,370 1.5 4,542 1.2 1,117 0.9 100 12.4 0.2 14.1 0.2 20.8 0.2 25.4

SCTG1 33, Articles of base metal

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 388,292 100 131,924 100 52,343 100 561 2.7 - 5.2 - 4.1 - 8.5
Single modes 321,610 82.8 124,656 94.5 46,072 88.0 278 2.9 0.7 5.6 0.8 3.5 1.7 7.7
Truck4 314,316 80.9 118,805 90.1 41,434 79.2 264 2.9 0.7 5.8 1.1 3.2 2.2 8.2
For-hire truck 205,315 52.9 74,132 56.2 36,012 68.8 673 2.9 1.1 5.3 2.2 2.9 2.2 7.7
Private truck 109,002 28.1 44,673 33.9 5,423 10.4 54 5.8 1.2 11 2.1 12.5 1.1 4.8
Rail 4,704 1.2 5,698 4.3 4,451 8.5 627 16.7 0.2 21.5 0.8 23.5 1.7 27.9
Water S S S S S S 1,318 S S S S S S 23.1
Shallow draft S S 49 - S S S S S 40.9 0.2 S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S 1,350 S S S S S S 24
Air (includes truck and air) 2,408 0.6 82 0.1 135 0.3 1,267 8.5 - 23.7 - 28.8 0.1 4.6
Multiple modes 57,442 14.8 5,187 3.9 5,679 10.8 851 4.4 0.6 19.4 0.7 21 1.7 7.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 52,888 13.6 1,728 1.3 1,251 2.4 850 4.8 0.6 6.4 0.1 7.6 0.3 7.3
Truck and rail 3,048 0.8 2,328 1.8 3,402 6.5 871 17.5 0.1 29 0.5 32.6 1.6 19.5
Truck and water 1,286 0.3 1,073 0.8 867 1.7 2,215 30.9 0.1 48 0.4 40.6 0.7 15.9
Rail and water 121 - S S S S 704 35.2 0.1 S S S S 38.7
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 9,240 2.4 2,080 1.6 592 1.1 65 9.6 0.2 12.4 0.2 14.5 0.2 9.8

SCTG1 34, Machinery

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 628,267 100 66,728 100 36,760 100 498 3.6 - 3 - 5.9 - 5.4
Single modes 495,138 78.8 60,465 90.6 31,629 86.0 281 3.7 0.7 3.3 0.7 6.5 1.3 7.5
Truck4 474,659 75.6 59,517 89.2 30,785 83.7 250 3.4 0.7 3.4 0.8 6.7 1.4 7.2
For-hire truck 333,903 53.1 39,245 58.8 27,656 75.2 612 3.4 0.7 4.9 1.8 7.5 1.7 6.5
Private truck 140,757 22.4 20,273 30.4 3,130 8.5 58 4.2 0.5 6.3 1.7 9.3 0.9 8.5
Rail 5,619 0.9 711 1.1 538 1.5 S 27.8 0.2 26.9 0.3 22.1 0.3 S
Water S S S S S S 1,287 S S S S S S 28.3
Shallow draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft 21 - 2 - 1 - 1,377 37.1 - 39.2 - 40.8 - 31.2
Air (includes truck and air) 14,617 2.3 223 0.3 303 0.8 1,224 15.7 0.3 11.2 - 15.2 0.2 3.9
Multiple modes 113,986 18.1 3,971 6.0 4,353 11.8 737 5.2 0.6 9.4 0.6 10 1.1 4.5
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 97,390 15.5 1,867 2.8 1,306 3.6 735 4.8 0.5 4.3 0.2 7.7 0.4 4.5
Truck and rail 12,722 2.0 1,792 2.7 2,284 6.2 1,020 16 0.3 19.1 0.5 18.5 1 14.7
Truck and water 3,682 0.6 299 0.4 723 2.0 3,058 25.3 0.1 24.3 0.1 24.6 0.6 14.7
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes S S 10 - S S 3,545 S S 47.7 - S S 28.8
Other and unknown modes 19,142 3.0 2,292 3.4 778 2.1 69 8.7 0.3 13.2 0.5 27.9 0.5 15

SCTG1 35, Electronic and other electrical equipment and components and office equipment

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 1,046,495 100 47,528 100 31,645 100 815 2.7 - 4.6 - 5.7 - 3.5
Single modes 624,157 59.6 39,144 82.4 24,849 78.5 395 3.7 1.4 5 1.7 6.6 1.6 6.5
Truck4 528,267 50.5 37,905 79.8 22,843 72.2 308 4.7 1.7 5 1.8 6 2 8.6
For-hire truck 386,433 36.9 25,818 54.3 21,499 67.9 903 6 1.8 5.5 2.2 6.2 2 6.3
Private truck 141,833 13.6 12,087 25.4 1,343 4.2 42 6 0.7 7.8 1.3 12.5 0.5 4.2
Rail S S 726 1.5 1,373 4.3 803 S S 45.3 0.7 45.1 1.7 24.9
Water S S 10 - S S S S S 44.2 - S S S
Shallow draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S 341 S S S S S S 45.8
Air (includes truck and air) 89,321 8.5 503 1.1 626 2.0 1,343 11.1 1 22.2 0.2 21.6 0.4 3.1
Multiple modes 389,383 37.2 4,736 10.0 5,573 17.6 1,069 4.6 1.4 5.8 0.6 7.7 1.3 2.1
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 382,922 36.6 4,137 8.7 4,120 13.0 1,069 4.7 1.5 5.9 0.6 6 1.2 2.1
Truck and rail 4,272 0.4 376 0.8 657 2.1 1,618 30 0.1 25.7 0.2 30.3 0.5 9.3
Truck and water 2,176 0.2 222 0.5 794 2.5 1,131 40 0.1 29.5 0.1 38.1 0.7 47.2
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other multiple modes S S - - S S S S S 46.4 - S S S
Other and unknown modes 32,954 3.1 3,648 7.7 1,223 3.9 62 10.4 0.3 25.1 1.6 33.5 1.2 15.7

SCTG1 36, Motorized and other vehicles (including parts)

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 907,288 100 133,126 100 64,776 100 489 5.6 - 5.2 - 5 - 6.9
Single modes 726,783 80.1 113,537 85.3 51,315 79.2 320 6.4 1.9 6.3 1.7 6.2 1.7 8.5
Truck4 651,671 71.8 106,344 79.9 43,283 66.8 290 5.7 2.2 6.6 2.1 7.2 2.8 9.3
For-hire truck 452,350 49.9 69,434 52.2 37,479 57.9 741 5.6 2 5.5 2.4 8.1 3 12.3
Private truck 199,321 22.0 36,910 27.7 5,804 9.0 51 9.3 1.3 13.8 2.2 11.9 0.9 9.3
Rail 69,135 7.6 6,969 5.2 7,762 12.0 1,189 29.1 1.4 23.3 1 26.3 2.5 8.6
Water S S S S S S 1,333 S S S S S S 33.5
Shallow draft S S S S S S 52 S S S S S S 35.4
Deep draft S S S S S S 1,364 S S S S S S 34.7
Air (includes truck and air) 5,867 0.6 211 0.2 240 0.4 1,170 24.5 0.2 17.5 - 16.7 0.1 3.5
Multiple modes 92,153 10.2 8,264 6.2 9,696 15.0 863 5.4 0.4 5.9 0.4 8.6 1 6.2
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 41,269 4.5 1,831 1.4 1,393 2.2 858 6.9 0.4 15.2 0.2 15.4 0.3 6.4
Truck and rail 48,804 5.4 6,145 4.6 7,699 11.9 1,301 9.3 0.4 7.2 0.3 10.5 1 7.2
Truck and water 1,615 0.2 225 0.2 387 0.6 2,681 24.6 - 22.5 - 21.9 0.1 13.3
Rail and water 102 - 10 - 66 0.1 8,012 41.3 - 35.1 - 49.6 0.3 27.7
Other multiple modes 362 - S S 151 0.2 3,387 38.9 0.1 S S 36.4 0.3 31.9
Other and unknown modes 88,352 9.7 11,325 8.5 3,765 5.8 93 24.2 2 21.2 1.8 24.5 1.6 26.9

SCTG1 37, Transportation equipment, nec

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 173,883 100 6,815 100 4,471 100 908 10.6 - 18.1 - 12.1 - 3.9
Single modes 120,565 69.3 6,206 91.1 3,892 87.1 628 14.8 2.9 20.3 2.2 14 2.6 7.1
Truck4 59,445 34.2 4,658 68.4 2,484 55.5 402 6.7 2.4 20.9 4 18.6 4.3 8.6
For-hire truck 44,275 25.5 3,813 56.0 2,322 51.9 906 8.4 2 25.8 4.6 20 4.4 5.9
Private truck 15,170 8.7 845 12.4 161 3.6 77 9.2 1.3 26.4 3.5 18.6 0.7 17.8
Rail 1,424 0.8 1,018 14.9 868 19.4 848 27.1 0.3 34.8 4.2 41.5 5.1 12.4
Water 3,129 1.8 392 5.7 384 8.6 S 11.9 0.3 40.7 1.9 3 1.1 S
Shallow draft 2,563 1.5 390 5.7 383 8.6 S 14.9 0.3 40.9 1.9 3 1.1 S
Deep draft 566 0.3 S S S S 669 7.9 - S S S S 12.7
Air (includes truck and air) 56,567 32.5 138 2.0 158 3.5 1,309 27.9 3.9 32.3 0.9 29.8 1.2 3.8
Multiple modes 50,848 29.2 472 6.9 476 10.7 1,046 12.2 3 22.7 1.7 20 2.2 2.9
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 47,707 27.4 125 1.8 120 2.7 1,048 12.2 2.7 16.7 0.6 15.4 0.7 2.9
Truck and rail S S 311 4.6 298 6.7 844 S S 34.1 2.1 30.4 2.6 25
Truck and water 515 0.3 35 0.5 S S 1,898 28 0.1 48.6 0.4 S S 20.8
Other multiple modes 47 - 2 - S S 1,315 15.1 - 9.7 0.1 S S 45.1
Other and unknown modes 2,470 1.4 137 2.0 102 2.3 633 24.2 0.3 39.9 1.2 45.3 1.2 12.1

SCTG1 38, Precision instruments and apparatus

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 304,620 100 5,668 100 3,513 100 1,008 4.6 - 31.1 - 20 - 4.3
Single modes 140,769 46.2 3,904 68.9 2,048 58.3 675 6.3 1.7 33 2.7 17.7 2.5 8
Truck4 107,971 35.4 3,740 66.0 1,800 51.2 397 7.3 2.1 34.4 2.6 19.5 2 14.2
For-hire truck 74,621 24.5 2,238 39.5 1,603 45.6 733 5.8 1.4 20.8 3.2 15.9 2.2 9.2
Private truck 33,350 10.9 S S S S 60 13.3 1.1 S S S S 8.1
Water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Shallow draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 32,797 10.8 164 2.9 248 7.1 1,180 16.6 1.4 11.9 0.6 18.4 1.3 5.5
Multiple modes 158,483 52.0 1,291 22.8 1,189 33.8 1,062 5 1.7 12.8 3.1 13.8 2.5 4.4
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 157,222 51.6 1,255 22.2 1,118 31.8 1,062 4.9 1.7 12.6 3.1 12.4 2.5 4.4
Truck and rail 224 0.1 6 0.1 7 0.2 1,530 48.9 0.1 34.3 0.1 47 0.2 20.6
Truck and water 1,036 0.3 30 0.5 63 1.8 1,938 49.4 0.2 34 0.2 45.1 0.6 40.8
Other and unknown modes 5,369 1.8 S S S S 432 16.3 0.3 S S S S 18.9

SCTG1 39, Furniture, mattresses and mattress supports, lamps, lighting fittings, and illuminated signs

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 152,286 100 26,633 100 15,024 100 766 4.5 - 6.2 - 7.4 - 5.3
Single modes 135,980 89.3 24,759 93.0 12,833 85.4 447 4.7 0.8 6.2 1.2 6.2 2.4 5.3
Truck4 135,437 88.9 24,678 92.7 12,663 84.3 442 4.7 0.8 6.2 1.2 6.4 2.4 5.3
For-hire truck 83,217 54.6 15,011 56.4 11,151 74.2 727 5.9 1.5 8.4 2.1 7.2 2.5 4.5
Private truck 52,220 34.3 9,668 36.3 1,512 10.1 111 5.2 1.3 6.9 1.8 8.4 0.9 8.6
Rail 229 0.2 71 0.3 156 1.0 1,325 29 0.1 31.6 0.2 40.7 0.9 20.7
Water S S S S S S 226 S S S S S S 42.9
Deep draft S S S S S S 226 S S S S S S 42.9
Air (includes truck and air) 311 0.2 9 - 14 0.1 1,435 34.6 0.1 20.1 - 20.8 - 6.8
Multiple modes 13,537 8.9 1,157 4.3 1,416 9.4 1,085 9 0.8 16.8 0.7 15.8 1.2 3.8
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 11,473 7.5 922 3.5 980 6.5 1,091 9.1 0.7 19.5 0.6 21 0.9 3.7
Truck and rail 1,885 1.2 184 0.7 265 1.8 S 40 0.4 27.5 0.3 28.4 0.6 S
Truck and water 177 0.1 51 0.2 166 1.1 2,985 23.7 - 40.2 0.1 43.4 0.4 16
Rail and water S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 2,769 1.8 717 2.7 S S 133 18.4 0.3 41.8 0.8 S S 25.4

SCTG1 40, Miscellaneous manufactured products

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 490,305 100 91,844 100 41,995 100 1,012 1.9 - 6.3 - 5 - 2.4
Single modes 295,796 60.3 83,913 91.4 34,453 82.0 701 2.3 1.2 6.8 0.7 5.4 1.1 9.8
Truck4 282,021 57.5 80,402 87.5 33,305 79.3 625 2.2 1 5.9 1.3 5.3 1.1 11
For-hire truck 199,996 40.8 49,844 54.3 29,707 70.7 1,002 3.3 1.1 7.4 2.2 5.8 1.3 6.9
Private truck 82,026 16.7 30,558 33.3 3,598 8.6 76 3.4 0.6 7.3 1.7 6.9 0.6 6.2
Rail 602 0.1 557 0.6 591 1.4 1,124 35.8 0.1 44.7 0.4 40.6 0.7 11.5
Water 12 - S S S S S 48.8 - S S S S S
Shallow draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Deep draft S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Air (includes truck and air) 13,074 2.7 253 0.3 406 1.0 1,432 11.7 0.3 27.7 0.1 29.5 0.3 4.1
Pipeline5 86 - 2,698 2.9 S S S 36 0.2 5.5 17.2 S S S
Multiple modes 182,867 37.3 5,471 6.0 6,116 14.6 1,071 4.3 1.2 8.5 0.5 9.2 1.1 2.2
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier 179,058 36.5 4,355 4.7 4,360 10.4 1,071 4.3 1.1 8.4 0.3 8.8 0.6 2.2
Truck and rail 2,297 0.5 716 0.8 1,161 2.8 1,158 23.7 0.1 26.6 0.2 26.5 0.6 12.6
Truck and water 1,415 0.3 S S 566 1.3 1,342 27.5 0.1 S S 38.5 0.6 26.3
Rail and water 77 - 7 - 21 - 2,703 41.7 0.1 37.6 - 41.6 0.3 11.4
Other multiple modes S S S S S S S S S S S S S S
Other and unknown modes 11,642 2.4 2,460 2.7 1,426 3.4 196 13.3 0.3 14.3 0.5 16.2 0.7 16.3

SCTG1 41, Waste and scrap

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 82,243 100 305,878 100 67,023 100 152 8.3 - 23.1 - 18.3 - 23.2
Single modes 74,283 90.3 283,682 92.7 46,923 70.0 134 9 1.7 24.5 2 17.7 3.5 26.3
Truck4 64,927 78.9 248,961 81.4 33,791 50.4 125 10.1 2.3 28.1 3.2 20.3 3.7 27.7
For-hire truck 39,149 47.6 99,666 32.6 25,089 37.4 254 11.2 2.7 15 3.6 24.8 4 17.4
Private truck 25,778 31.3 149,295 48.8 8,702 13.0 51 15.8 2.5 41.7 5.3 33.5 1.7 18.1
Rail 8,236 10.0 31,124 10.2 11,278 16.8 366 18.4 1.6 21.1 2.1 34.6 2.2 11.9
Water 1,110 1.3 3,596 1.2 1,854 2.8 1,168 21.3 0.9 18.6 0.9 25.2 2.9 18.4
Shallow draft 905 1.1 3,492 1.1 1,709 2.5 512 17.5 0.6 17.3 1 25.4 2.6 7.6
Deep draft S S S S S S 1,540 S S S S S S 40.1
Air (includes truck and air) S S S S S S 229 S S S S S S 22.3
Multiple modes 6,751 8.2 18,106 5.9 19,604 29.3 1,107 15.2 1.3 17.4 1.2 33.6 3.4 8.3
Parcel, U.S.P.S. or courier S S S S S S 721 S S S S S S 23.7
Truck and rail 4,010 4.9 12,044 3.9 9,415 14.0 986 11.5 0.7 19.7 1.1 29.1 2.1 9.3
Truck and water 2,342 2.8 S S S S 1,568 42.1 1.4 S S S S 27.5
Rail and water 50 0.1 S S S S S 49.1 0.3 S S S S S
Other multiple modes 338 0.4 S S 400 0.6 1,820 38.4 0.3 S S 22.7 0.3 40.3
Other and unknown modes 1,209 1.5 4,089 1.3 S S 142 26.4 0.5 38.9 1.2 S S 21.1

SCTG1 43, Mixed freight

Mode of transportation Value Tons Ton-miles2 Average miles
per shipment
Value Tons Ton-miles Average miles per shipment CV
2007
(million $)
Percent of total 2007
(thousands)
Percent of total 2007
(millions)
Percent of
total
CV3 Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of % CV Standard Error of %
All modes 932,353 100 300,922 100 56,137 100 369 2.2 - 2.9 - 3 - 4.7
Single modes 870,498 93.4 293,901 97.7 51,272 91.3 165 2.4 0.4 2.9 0.2 2.9 0.9 4.4
Truck4 866,591 92.9 292,751 97.3 49,838 88.8 160 2.4 0.4 2.9 0.2 3 1.1 4.8
For-hire truck 254,133 27.3 74,386 24.7 25,550 45.5 610