Table 1-45. U.S.-Mexican Border Land-Freight Gateways: 1999 (Number of Truck or Railcar Crossings)
|US-Mexican Border, Total||4,267,259|
|El Paso, TX||673,003|
|Otay Mesa/San Ysidro, CA||545,724|
|Rail (number of full and empty railcars)|
|US-Mexican Border, Total||496,671|
|Eagle Pass, TX||90,470|
Truck: Data represent the number of truck crossings, not the number of unique vehicles. Data are for both loaded and empty trucks.
Rail: Data includes both loaded and unloaded rail cars.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, special tabulation, August 2000. Based on the following primary data source: U.S. Department of Treasury, U.S. Customs Service, Office of Field Operations, Operations Management Database, special tabulation (Washington, DC: 1999).