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Table 4. Value of Monthly U.S.-Mexico Freight Flows by Mode of Transportation, April 2017

(millions of current dollars)

Dataset Table:

Mode April 2016 April 2017 Percent Change April 2016-2017
All Modes Imports 25,098 25,158 0.2
Exports 19,385 18,864 -2.7
Total 44,483 44,021 -1.0
All Surface Modes Imports 22,599 21,683 -4.1
Exports 16,392 15,139 -7.6
Total 38,992 36,822 -5.6
Truck Imports 18,931 17,381 -8.2
Exports 13,523 12,531 -7.3
Total 32,454 29,911 -7.8
Rail Imports 3,648 4,291 17.6
Exports 2,634 2,314 -12.2
Total 6,283 6,605 5.1
Pipeline Imports 20 11 -44.4
Exports 235 294 25.2
Total 255 306 19.7
Vessel Imports 1,347 1,996 48.2
Exports 1,700 2,101 23.6
Total 3,047 4,097 34.5
Air Imports 574 589 2.6
Exports 643 714 11.1
Total 1,217 1,303 7.1

Notes:

Numbers might not add to totals due to rounding.   Percent changes based on numbers prior to rounding.  The value of trade for all modes is not equal to the sum of truck, rail, pipeline, vessel and air modes, it also includes shipments made by mail, foreign trade zones, and other transportation.  For additional detail, please refer to the “Data Fields” section of the TransBorder web page: http://transborder.bts.gov/programs/international/transborder/TBDR_DataFields.html.

Source:

Bureau of Transportation Statistics, TransBorder Freight Data, https://transborder.bts.gov/