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1993 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: Idaho

Tabulation by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation

Value
Summary
Total shipments originating in Idaho $16.5 billion

Percent of total U.S. shipments (preliminary U.S. estimate) 0.3

Commodity Shipments Originating in Idaho Ranked by Value Commodity Shipments Originating in Idaho Ranked by Weight
Commodity Percent of value Commodity
27.0
Food or kindred products .............................................................................................................. Lumber or wood products, excluding furniture ..................................................................
17.7
Lumber or wood products, excluding furniture ..............................................................................................................
Nonmetallic minerals .........................................................................................................
13.1
Machinery, including computers ..............................................................................................................
Farm products ..........................................................................................................
8.9
Chemicals or allied products ..............................................................................................................
Food or kindred products ..................................................................................................
Farm products .............................................................................................................. 8.4 Clay, concrete, glass, or stone products ...........................................................................
Other commodities ...................................................................................... 24.9 Other commodities ....................................................................................
Total ................................................................................................................. 100.0 Total ............................................................................................................

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Idaho Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Idaho
Ranked by Value Ranked by Weight
State Percent of value State
Idaho .............................................................................................................. 31.8 Idaho ..........................................................................................................
California .............................................................................................................. 15.4 Washington ..........................................................................................................
Washington .............................................................................................................. 5.9 Oregon ..........................................................................................................
Oregon .............................................................................................................. 5.8 California ..........................................................................................................
Utah .............................................................................................................. 4.8 Montana ..........................................................................................................
Texas .............................................................................................................. 2.6 Utah ..........................................................................................................
Other States ............................................................................................... 33.7 Other States ................................................................................................
Total ............................................................................................................... 100.0 Total ............................................................................................................

Modes of Transportation for Shipments Originating in Idaho
Modes Percent of value
Parcel, U.S. Postal Service, or courier service ....................................................................................... 6.3
Truck (for-hire, private, and both private truck and for-hire truck) ........................................................... 70.5
Air (including truck and air) .................................................................................................................................. 1.7
Rail .......................................................................................................................................................................... 16.7
Water (inland water, Great Lakes, deep sea, truck and water, and rail and water) ........................................................... 0.1
Pipeline* .................................................................................................................................................................. -
Truck and rail intermodal combination ................................................................................................................................................ **
Other intermodal (truck and pipeline, inland and Gt. Lakes, inland and deep sea) ........................................................... **
Other, unknown, and withheld for sampling and disclosure reasons ........................................................... 4.7
Total .......................................................................................................................................................................... 100.0

Domestic Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in Idaho
Distance Percent of value
Less than 50 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 21.0
50 to 99 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 7.8
100 to 249 miles ......................................................................................................................................................... 9.2
250 to 499 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 13.6
500 to 749 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 16.3
750 to 999 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 4.3
1,000 to 1,499 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 10.9
1,500 to 1,999 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 9.5
2,000 miles or more .......................................................................................................................................... 7.4
Total ...................................................................................................................................................................... 100.0

* CFS data for pipelines exclude most shipments of crude oil.
** Some or all data suppressed to avoid disclosure or because data are statistically unreliable.
- Represents zero or less than 1 unit of measurement.
NOTE: Data are estimates based on a sample and subject to error. See Appendix B, "Reliability of the Data," in source document.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, 1992 Census of Transportation, Communications, and Utilities, 1993 Commodity Flow Survey, TC92-CF
(Washington, DC: 1996).
ommodity Flow Survey State Summary: Idaho
Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation

Weight

48.6 million tons

0.5

Commodity Shipments Originating in Idaho Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
42.8
14.0
13.3
10.8
5.8
13.4
100.0

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in Idaho
Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
64.5
6.4
5.8
3.2
3.1
3.0
14.0
100.0

of Transportation for Shipments Originating in Idaho
Percent of weight
0.1
65.5
-
33.0
**
-
0.1
**
1.3
100.0

Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in Idaho
Percent of weight
45.3
19.4
8.0
8.9
5.4
2.1
5.2
4.3
1.3
100.0