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Value, Tons, and Ton-Miles of Freight Shipments within the U.S. by Domestic Establishments, 2017

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Details may not add to totals due to rounding or missing numbers that do not meet publication standards because of high sampling variability or poor response quality. 


KEY:  NEC = not elsewhere classified; SCTG = Standard Classification of Transportation Goods; R = revised.

a All data have been revised using data from the final release of the 2017 Commodity Flow Survey.

b Estimates exclude shipments of crude petroleum (SCTG 16).

c Ton-mile estimates are based on estimated distances traveled along a modeled transportation network.  


U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics and U.S. Department of Commerce, Census Bureau, 2017 Commodity Flow Survey (Washington, DC: July 2020), CF1700A09, available at as of Jul. 16, 2020.