Q. Where can I find data and statistics on multimodal transportation?


Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) Publications

  • Border Crossing/Entry Data: summary statistics for incoming crossings at the U.S.-Canadian and the U.S.-Mexican border at the port level. Data are available for trucks, trains, containers, buses, personal vehicles, passengers, and pedestrians.

  • North American Transborder Freight Data: freight flow data by commodity type and by mode of transportation (rail, truck, pipeline, air, vessel, and other) for U.S. exports to and imports from Canada and Mexico.

  • Commodity Flow Survey: primary source of national and state-level data on domestic freight shipments by American establishments. Data are provided on the types of commodities being moved, along with their origins and destinations, values, weights, modes of transportation, distance shipped, and ton-miles of commodities shipped.

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  • Last Updated Oct 19, 2017
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