(Descending order by weight)
|Commodity (2-digit commodity code)||Value ($millions)||Weight (thousand short tons)|
|Gasoline and aviation turbine fuel (17)||633||1,897|
|Fuel oils (18)||234||1,174|
|Coal and petroleum products, n.e.c. (19)||S||453|
|Base metal in primary or semifinished forms and in finished basic shapes (32)||738||367|
|Wood products (26)||281||347|
|Printed products (29)||477||344|
|Articles of base metal (33)||845||221|
|Basic chemicals (20)||336||194|
|Plastics and rubber (24)||751||182|
|Textiles, leather, and articles of textiles or leather (30)||579||80|
|Electronic and other electrical equipment and components and office equipment (35)||1,329||69|
|Paper or paperboard articles (28)||251||46|
|Precision instruments and apparatus (38)||407||14|
|Tobacco products (09)||12||Z|
|Chemical products and preparations, n.e.c. (23)||144||S|
|Furniture, mattresses and mattress supports, lamps, lighting fittings, and illuminated signs (39)||15||S|
|Miscellaneous manufactured products (40)||1,315||S|
|All other commodities||S||S|
|Total, all commodities||11,081||22,257|
KEY: n.e.c. = not elsewhere classified; S = data do not meet publication standards because of high sampling variability or other reasons; Z = zero or less than 1 unit of measure.
NOTE: There are 41 two-digit Standard Classification of Transported Goods (SCTG) commodity codes.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Census Bureau, 1997 Commodity Flow Survey, Washington, DC: 2000, data from CD-ROM, CD-EC97-CFS.