Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Freight index unchanged in May, year-to-year up 4.3%

| July 11, 2012

The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry was unchanged in May from April.

Freight index down in March

| May 10, 2012

The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry fell 0.8 percent in March from February, declining after a one-month increase.

Federal freight index saw small gain in February

| April 11, 2012

The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry rose 0.5 percent in February, according to DOT numbers.

NAFTA surface trade surges

| November 01, 2011

U.S. trade with Canada and Mexico in August was 18.3 percent higher than a year earlier.

NAFTA trade up in July

| September 27, 2011

Surface transportation trade between the United States and Canada and Mexico increased 18.1 percent in July.

DOT freight index unchanged in July

| September 14, 2011

Freight TSI remained at the second highest level since August 2008, exceeded only by March and equaled by June.

Surface trade rises

| August 31, 2011

Trade between the United States and Canada and Mexico rose 11 percent in June over a year earlier.

Freight TSI up in June

| August 11, 2011

Increase in the Freight Transportation Services Index came after two monthly declines.

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