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2002 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: New York

Value Weight
Summary

Total shipments originating in New York $ 318,775 (millions) 249,551 (thousand tons)

Percent of total U.S. shipments 3.8 2.1

Leading Commodity Shipments Originating in New York by Value Leading Commodity Shipments Originating in New York by Weight
Commodity description (2 digit SCTG) Percent of value Commodity description (2 digit SCTG) Percent of weight
10.9 12.1
Mixed freight (43) Gravel and crushed stone (12)
Electronic and other electrical equipment and components and office equipment
10.0 11.6
(35) Other prepared foodstuffs and fats and oils (07)
9.7 11.1
Miscellaneous manufactured products (40) Gasoline and aviation turbine fuel (17)
8.9 8.8
Textiles, leather, and articles of textiles or leather (30) Nonmetallic minerals n.e.c. (13)
5.9
Pharmaceutical products (21) Nonmetallic mineral products (31) 7.9
Other commodities 54.6 Other commodities 48.5
Total 100.0 Total 100.0

Outbound Shipments from the State of New York Inbound Shipments to the State of New York
Leading States by Value and Weight Leading States by Value and Weight
Percent of Percent of Percent of Percent of
State of destination value State of destination weight State of origin value State of origin weight
New York 38.8 New York 66.2 New York 33.2 New York 57.8
New Jersey 7.8 New Jersey 9.3 New Jersey 9.0 New Jersey 9.6
Pennsylvania 5.4 Pennsylvania 3.6 Pennsylvania 7.6 Pennsylvania 5.7
California 5.2 Texas 2.4 Ohio 5.0 Ohio 2.5
Ohio 4.3 Ohio 2.3 Massachusetts 4.2 Indiana 1.2
Florida 3.7 Massachusetts 1.7 California 4.1 Wisconsin 1.1
Other states 34.8 Other states 14.5 Other states 36.9 Other states 22.1
Total 100.0 Total 100.0 Total 100.0 Total 100.0

Modes of Transportation for Shipments Originating in New York

Mode of transportation Percent of value Percent of weight
Truck (for-hire, private, and both private truck and for-hire truck) 72.7 90.3
Air (including truck and air) 2.2 S
Rail 1.1 2.9
Water (Great Lakes, deep draft and shallow draft) — S
Pipeline* 0.4 2.5
Multiple modes** 20.0 1.1
Parcel, U.S. Postal Service, or courier service 18.1 0.4
Other and unknown mode 3.5 2.8
Total 100.0 100.0

Domestic Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in New York
Distance shipped Percent of value Percent of weight
Less than 50 miles 31.1 59.1
50 to 99 miles 7.6 10.9
100 to 249 miles 18.1 13.1
250 to 499 miles 12.8 5.5
500 to 749 miles 6.9 4.4
750 to 999 miles 4.8 1.3
1,000 to 1,499 miles 9.0 4.0
1,500 to 1,999 miles 2.1 0.5
2,000 miles or more 7.6 1.1
Total 100.0 100.0

* Estimate for pipelines excludes shipments of crude petroleum.
** Multiple modes inlcudes Parcel, U.S.P.S or Courier, Truck-Rail, Truck-Water, Rail-Water a nd Other multiple modes.
S Estimate does not meet publication standards because of high sampling variability or poor response quality.
- Represents data cell equal to zero or less than 1 unit of measure.
NOTE: Data are estimates based on a sample and subject to error. See table on the next page for reliability estimates.
SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, 2002 Commodity Flow Survey data, March 2005.

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