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For-Hire Transportation Industry’s Contribution to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by Mode


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The GDP value used to calculate percent contribution is larger than the GDP value published in the National Accounts, because it includes the contribution of household transportation. Other for-hire transportation includes: pipeline, transit and ground passenger transportation; sightseeing transportation and transportation support; courier and messenger services; and warehousing and storage.


U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Transportation Satellite Accounts, available at