Table 1: Value of U.S. Merchandise Shipments with Canada and Mexico by Mode of Transportation, 2007

Table 1: Value of U.S. Merchandise Shipments with Canada and Mexico by Mode of Transportation, 2007

(Millions of current U.S. dollars)

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  Total Exports Imports
Total, all modes 908,888 384,978 523,910
Canada 561,548 248,437 313,111
Mexico 347,340 136,541 210,799
Total, all land modes 797,303 344,817 452,486
Canada 510,831 226,058 284,773
Mexico 286,472 118,758 167,713
Truck total 554,831 267,390 287,441
Canada 324,747 174,343 150,404
Mexico 230,084 93,047 137,037
Rail total 137,859 44,837 93,022
Canada 91,459 25,497 65,962
Mexico 46,400 19,340 27,060
Pipeline total 59,306 4,122 55,184
Canada 58,350 3,334 55,016
Mexico 956 787 169
Other and unknown total1 44,069 28,415 15,654
Canada 35,791 22,834 12,957
Mexico 8,277 5,581 2,696
Foreign Trade Zones (FTZs)2 total 1,185 NA 1,185
Canada 434 NA 434
Mexico 751 NA 751
Mail total 54 53 0.4
Canada 51 50 0.4
Mexico 2.9 3 0.0
Total, air & vessel 111,585 40,162 71,424
Canada 50,717 22,379 28,338
Mexico 60,869 17,783 43,086
Air total 37,595 23,781 13,814
Canada 26,087 16,957 9,130
Mexico 11,508 6,824 4,684
Vessel total 73,990 16,381 57,609
Canada 24,630 5,422 19,208
Mexico 49,360 10,959 38,401

NOTE: NA = Not applicable.

1 "Other" includes other modes, for example; flyaway aircraft and vessels moving under their own power, where the conveyance itself is the shipment.

2 There are no exports from Foreign Trade Zones.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Transborder Freight Data, as of October 2008