Table 5-4a Top Canadian Domestic Freight Interprovincial Pairs by Mode: 1996

Table 5-4a
Top Canadian Domestic Freight Interprovincial Pairs by Mode: 1996

(Thousands of U.S. short tons)

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Mode of transportation Total
Air  
N N
Pipeline  
N N
Rail  
Alberta to British Columbia 32,336
Newfoundland to Québec 23,011
Saskatchewan to British Columbia 14,209
Saskatchewan to Ontario 9,093
Ontario to Québec 5,155
Road  
Ontario to Québec 7,719
Québec to Ontario 7,545
Alberta to British Columbia 3,360
British Columbia to Alberta 2,270
Alberta to Saskatchewan 1,963
Water transport  
Ontario to Québec 6,820
Québec to Ontario 6,573
Nova Scotia to Newfoundland 893
Nova Scotia to Québec 821
Nova Scotia to New Brunswick 750
Intermodal  
N N

KEY: N = Data are nonexistent.

NOTE: Data represent one-way flows.

SOURCES

Rail: Transport Canada. Economic Analysis Directorate. (Ottawa, Ont.: 1998). (Rail data adapted by Transport Canada from StatisticsCanada sources.)

Road: Statistics Canada. Transportation Division. Special for-hire trucking tabulations for Transport Canada. (Ottawa, Ont.: 1998).

Water transport: Transport Canada. Economic Analysis Directorate. (Ottawa, Ont.: 1998). (Tabulations derived from Statistics Canada'sMarine Database.)