Table 26 U.S. Trade in Transportation-Related Commodities: 2002

Table 26 U.S. Trade in Transportation-Related Commodities: 2002

(Millions of current U.S. dollars)

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Commodity and Code Exports Imports Total trade Balance
Motor vehicles and parts (87) 62,511 170,516 233,027 -108,005
Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts (88) 43,901 17,996 61,897 25,905
Ships, boats, and floating structures (89) 1,239 1,329 2,568 -90
Railway or tramway locomotives and parts (86) 1,093 1,040 2,133 53
Total, transportation goods 108,744 190,880 299,624 -82,136
Total, all goods 693,257 1,163,549 1,856,806 -470,291
Transportation goods share of trade 15.7% 16.4% 16.1% 17.5%

Notes: The numbers in parentheses are the classification categories from the Harmonized Schedule of Commodity Codes.
Classification category (87) also includes bicycles, wheelchairs, and baby carriages.
Total trade = exports plus imports. Balance = exports minus imports.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics; based on data from U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. International Trade Commission, Interactive Tariff and Trade DataWeb, available at http://dataweb.usitc.gov, as of August 2003.