TABLE M-3 U.S. Trade in Transportation-Related Goods by Commodity: 2005

TABLE M-3 U.S. Trade in Transportation-Related Goods by Commodity: 2005

Millions of current dollars

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  Overall
(exports plus imports)
Balance
(exports minus imports)
Vehicles other than railway 282,966 −116,645
Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts 66,309 33,337
Ships, boats, and floating structures 3,707 281
Railway locomotives and parts 3,753 719
Total, transportation-related goods 356,736 –82,308
Total, all commodities 2,575,320 −766,561

NOTES: These data have not been adjusted for inflation because there is no specific deflator available for transportation-related goods. In addition, it is difficult to control for trading partners' inflation rates as well as currency exchange fluctuations when adjusting the value of internationally traded goods and services for inflation.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, calculations 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 June 2006.