US – Mexico Freight Volume is Up 8.2%
Posted by admin on 22nd December 2014

The US Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Statistics has released its most recent findings and traffic in the NAFTA region is up 8.2% from 2013.  US trade with both NAFTA partners, Canada and Mexico, totaled $102.2 Billion USD.  The stronger US economy has had a huge impact on crossborder trade and

Another staggering statistic: US trade with its NAFTA partners has been above the $100 Billion USD mark for 7 straight months.  That is Billion with a “B”!!!

Here are the modes of transport ranked by volume:

1. Ground (trucks)

2. Rail

3. Vessel

4. Pipeline

5. Air

The top commodity category moved between the US and Mexico was electrical machinery.

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