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Table 2-7: Incoming Rail Container Crossings by State, U.S.-Mexican Border

One border crossing, Laredo, TX, accounts for almost three quarters of all containers coming in to the U.S. from Mexico by rail.

Table in Excel format

State 1998 2000 2003
New MexicoNNN
Total U.S. - Mexico border387,906571,825607,475

Key: N = not applicable.

Note: Full or empty rail containers entering the U.S. The data include containers moving as in-bond shipments.

Source: U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, special tabulation 2004, based on data from U.S. Customs Service, Mission Support Services, Office of Field Operations, Operations Management Database.

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