Freight Analysis Framework Version 3 (FAF3)
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Freight Analysis Framework

The Freight Analysis Framework (FAF) integrates data from a variety of sources to create a comprehensive picture of freight movement among states and major metropolitan areas by all modes of transportation. With data from the 2007 Commodity Flow Survey and additional sources, FAF version 3 (FAF3) provides estimates for tonnage, value, and domestic ton-miles by region of origin and destination, commodity type, and mode for 2007, the most recent year, and forecasts through 2040. Also included are state-to-state flows for these years plus 1997 and 2002, summary statistics, and flows by truck assigned to the highway network for 2007 and 2040.

FAF3 Origin-Destination Data

  • FAF Data Tabulation Tool - Create and download customized FAF3 summary tables.
  • Regional Database of tonnage, value, and domestic ton-miles by FAF region of origin and destination, commodity type, and mode for 2007 through 2040
    • FAF3 Regional Database for 2007 with forecasts through 2040, and 2011 and Provisional Data in zipped Microsoft Access format [FAF3.4_access03.zip 331MB]
    • FAF3 Regional Database for 2007 with forecasts through 2040 in zipped CSV format [FAF3.4.zip 142MB]
    • FAF3 Provisional Annual Data for 2011 in zipped CSV format [FAF3.4_provisional_2011.zip 23MB]
  • State Database of tonnage, value, and domestic ton-miles by state of origin and destination, commodity type, and mode for 1997 through 2040. Note: 1997 and 2002 have been reprocessed using FAF3 methodology with original source data.
    • FAF3 State Database for 2007 with forecasts through 2040, 2011 Provisional Data, and Reprocessed State Annual Data for 1997 and 2002 in zipped Microsoft Access format [FAF3.4_access03_State.zip 138MB]
    • FAF3 State Database for 2007 with forecasts through 2040 in zipped CSV format [FAF3.4_State.zip 51MB]
    • FAF3 State Provisional Annual Data for 2011 in zipped CSV format [FAF3.4_provisional_2011_State.zip 8MB]
    • FAF3 Reprocessed State Annual Data for 1997 in zipped CSV format [FAF3.3_1997_State.zip 10MB]
    • FAF3 Reprocessed State Annual Data for 2002 in zipped CSV format [FAF3.3_2002_State.zip 7MB]

FAF3 Summary Statistics and Products

FAF3 Network Data

FAF3 Documentation

Related Information

Staff Contact

Peter Bang
202-366-2317
Peter.Bang@dot.gov

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