TABLE D-2 U.S. Trade in Transportation-Related Goods by Commodity: 2006

TABLE D-2 U.S. Trade in Transportation-Related Goods by Commodity: 2006

Millions of current dollars

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  Overall
(exports plus imports)
Balance
(exports minus imports)
Vehicles other than railway 308,082 -122,676
Aircraft, spacecraft, and parts 84,345 49,161
Ships, boats, and floating structures 4,255 1,145
Railway locomotives and parts 4,488 940
Total, transportation-related goods 401,170 -71,430
Total, all commodities 2,922,262 -817,976

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 2007.