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Figure 2-4 Natural Resources and Mining Sector's Use of Transportation by Mode, 2016 (current dollars, millions)


In-house transportation consists of transportation services (air, rail, truck, and water) provided by nontransportation industries for their own use. For-hire transportation consists of the services provided by transportation firms to industries and the public on a fee-basis. Airlines, railroads, transit agencies, common carrier trucking companies, and pipelines are examples of for-hire transportation industries. 
Transit and passenger ground transportation excludes State and local government passenger transit. Other transportation includes sightseeing


U.S. Department of Transportation, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Transportation Satellite Accounts, available at as of March 2018.