TRUCK FREIGHT IN THE TRI-STATE REGION

BASED ON TRIP ORIGIN-DESTINATION PATTERNS FROM VOLUME I CONVERTED INTO FREIGHT O-D TERMS, AND ON COMPUTED TONNAGE OF FREIGHT O-D PATTERNS, THIS REPORT PRESENTS THE CHARACTERISTICS OF FREIGHT FLOWS GENERATED BY EACH OF THE REGION'S COUNTIES. STATISTICS ON ANNUAL VOLUME AND AVERAGE CONSIGNMENT SIZE BY COUNTY, BY LTL TRAFFIC, AND BY EXTERNAL AND INTERNAL MOVEMENT ARE PROVIDED. DISTRIBUTION COST ESTIMATES ARE DERIVED FROM FREIGHT COST ESTIMATES MADE BY THE ICC BUREAU OF ACCOUNTS AND APPLIED TO FREIGHT VOLUME COMPUTATIONS. AN APPENDIX CONTAINS AN INTERCOUNTY FREIGHT FLOW MATRIX BASED UPON 1961-64 DATA.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • ITR 4143-1610
  • Corporate Authors:

    Tri-State Transportation Commission

    100 Church Street
    New York, NY  USA  10007
  • Authors:
    • Leighton, R A
  • Publication Date: 1969-10

Media Info

  • Pagination: 22 p.
  • Serial:
    • Volume: 2

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00202153
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1972 12:00AM