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90-Percent Confidence Intervals for 1993 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: New York

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

Value
Summary
Total shipments originating in New York (in billion $ and million tons) 242.51 - 281.29

Percent of total U.S. shipments (preliminary U.S. estimate) 4.00 - 4.68

Commodity Shipments Originating in New York Ranked by Value Commodity Shipments Originating in New York Ranked by Weig
Commodity Percent of value Commodity
8.7 - 25.2
Instruments, photographic and optical goods, or clocks ..............................................................................................................
Nonmetallic minerals ......................................................................................................
12.7 - 19.4
Food or kindred products .............................................................................................................. Food or kindred products ...............................................................................................
5.7 - 9.4
Transportation equipment .............................................................................................................. Petroleum or coal products ............................................................................................
6.3 - 8.1
Chemicals or allied products ..............................................................................................................
Clay, concrete, glass, or stone products ........................................................................
4.9 - 8.8
Electrical machinery, equipment, or supplies ..............................................................................................................
Chemicals or allied products ..........................................................................................
Other commodities ...................................................................................... (NA) Other commodities ....................................................................................
Total ................................................................................................................. (X) Total ............................................................................................................

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in New York Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in New York
Ranked by Value Ranked by Weight
State Percent of value State
New York .............................................................................................................. 36.9 - 45.5 New York ..........................................................................................................
New Jersey .............................................................................................................. 6.2 - 7.6 Pennsylvania ..........................................................................................................
Pennsylvania ..............................................................................................................4.6 - 6.6 New Jersey ..........................................................................................................
Connecticut .............................................................................................................. 2.5 - 8.5 Massachusetts ..........................................................................................................
California .............................................................................................................. 3.7 - 7.0 Connecticut ..........................................................................................................
Illinois .............................................................................................................. 2.4 - 4.7 Ohio ..........................................................................................................
Other States ............................................................................................... (NA) Other States ................................................................................................
Total ............................................................................................................... (X) Total ............................................................................................................

Modes of Transportation for Shipments Originating in New York
Modes Percent of value
Parcel, U.S. Postal Service, or courier service ....................................................................................... 11.5 - 15.1
Truck (for-hire, private, and both private truck and for-hire truck) ........................................................... 72.3 - 79.7
Air (including truck and air) .................................................................................................................................. 1.7 - 6.3
Rail .......................................................................................................................................................................... 0.9 - 2.3
Water (inland water, Great Lakes, deep sea, truck and water, and rail and water) ........................................................... (X)
Pipeline* .................................................................................................................................................................. (X)
Truck and rail intermodal combination ................................................................................................................................................ (X)
Other intermodal (truck and pipeline, inland and Gt. Lakes, inland and deep sea) ........................................................... (X)
Other, unknown, and withheld for sampling and disclosure reasons ........................................................... 4.1 - 6.1
Total .......................................................................................................................................................................... (X)

Domestic Distance Shipped for Commodities Originating in New York
Distance Percent of value
Less than 50 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 30.0 - 37.6
50 to 99 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 7.3 - 13.3
100 to 249 miles ......................................................................................................................................................... 14.3 - 21.2
250 to 499 miles .......................................................................................................................................................... 8.9 - 11.2
500 to 749 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 6.3 - 12.3
750 to 999 miles ........................................................................................................................................................ 3.5 - 5.8
1,000 to 1,499 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 4.6 - 7.6
1,500 to 1,999 miles .......................................................................................................................................... 1.2 - 1.8
2,000 miles or more .......................................................................................................................................... 5.0 - 8.6
Total ...................................................................................................................................................................... (X)

* CFS data for pipelines exclude most shipments of crude oil.
NA Not available.
X Not applicable.
NOTE: For explanation of 90-percent confidence intervals 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).
vals for 1993 Commodity Flow Survey State Summary: New York
ureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation

Weight

203.89 - 235.71

2.06 - 2.40

Commodity Shipments Originating in New York Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
16.4 - 28.2
15.5 - 21.4
11.2 - 24.8
11.1 - 15.0
2.9 - 8.4
(NA)
(X)

Domestic Destinations of Shipments Originating in New York
Ranked by Weight
Percent of weight
74.1 - 78.3
3.9 - 5.5
2.7 - 4.1
1.2 - 2.2
1.2 - 2.2
1.0 - 1.4
(NA)
(X)

Transportation for Shipments Originating in New York
Percent of weight
(X)
84.8 - 92.9
(X)
2.4 - 4.0
(X)
(X)
(X)
(X)
6.0 - 9.0
(X)

tance Shipped for Commodities Originating in New York
Percent of weight
65.0 - 70.6
7.3 - 10.3
9.5 - 12.5
4.5 - 5.9
2.1 - 3.7
0.9 - 1.3
0.8 - 3.1
(X)
0.8 - 1.4
(X)