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U.S.-Canadian Border Land-Freight Gateways: Number of Incoming Truck or Rail Container Crossings

Dataset Table:

2002 2003 2004 1
Truck Container - Total U.S.-Canadian border 6,820,052 Total U.S.-Canadian border 6,606,307 Total U.S.-Canadian border 2
Total top 5 gateways 4,544,669 Total top 5 gateways 4,397,004 Total top 5 gateways 3
Detroit, MI 1,668,496 Detroit, MI 1,588,769 Detroit, MI 4
Buffalo-Niagara, NY 1,208,096 Buffalo-Niagara, NY 1,162,950 Buffalo-Niagara, NY 5

Embedded Dataset Excel:

Dataset Excel:



Truck Container data represent the number of Truck container crossings, not the number of unique vehicles. Data are for both loaded and empty truck containers.

Rail Container data include both loaded and empty Rail containers. 


KEY: R = revised.


U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Border Crossing/Entry Data, available at of Mar. 9, 2020.