Table 3-6 : Truck Shipments from Washington by Commodity: 1997

Table 3-6 : Truck Shipments from Washington by Commodity: 1997

(Descending order by weight)

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Commodity (2-digit commodity code) Value ($ millions) Weight (thousand short tons)
Logs and other wood in the rough (25) 2,725 52,795
Gravel and crushed stone (12) 348 33,286
Nonmetallic mineral products (31) 1,481 13,023
Wood products (26) 4,337 11,414
Gasoline and aviation turbine fuel (17) 2,376 8,491
Other prepared foodstuffs and fats and oils (07) 6,162 5,070
Fuel oils (18) 787 3,551
Fertilizers (22) 634 3,166
Other agricultural products (03) 2,406 3,121
Pulp, newsprint, paper, and paperboard (27) 1,805 2,896
Base metal in primary or semifinished forms and in finished basic shapes (32) 3,651 2,877
Coal and petroleum products, n.e.c. (19) 715 2,641
Natural sands (11) S 2,545
Animal feed and products of animal origin, n.e.c. (04) 908 2,300
Cereal grains (02) 297 2,277
Paper or paperboard articles (28) 2,300 2,043
Milled grain products and preparations, and bakery products (06) 1,604 1,793
Miscellaneous manufactured products (40) 2,931 1,666
Mixed freight (43) 3,113 1,551
Basic chemicals (20) 622 1,484
All other commodities 32,551 12,239
Total, all commodities 71,753 170,229

KEY: n.e.c. = not elsewhere classified; S = data do not meet publication standards because of high sampling variability or other reasons.

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.