Bureau of Transportation Statistics

Freight index drops

| July 14, 2011

Although freight fell from April, May shipments rose 1.4 percent from a year earlier.

Surface trade up 12.1% in April

| June 30, 2011

Surface transportation trade among the United States, Canada and Mexico rose 12.1 percent from year earlier.

Highway construction cost index released

| June 27, 2011

Index is a measure of highway construction cost changes since 2003.

Freight TSI dips in April

| June 08, 2011

For the first four months of this year, freight shipments measured by the index were up 0.6 percent.

NAFTA trade rose in March

| May 31, 2011

Surface transportation trade increased 15.6 percent over March 2010 to $80.8 billion.

Freight index rises in March

| May 11, 2011

For-hire freight transported in March increased 1.9 percent from February to the highest level since July 2008.

NAFTA surface trade rises in February

| May 03, 2011

Surface transportation trade between the United States and Canada and Mexico rose 11.8 percent.

Freight index falls in February

| April 13, 2011

For the first two months of 2011, freight shipments measured by the Freight TSI were down 0.6 percent.

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