The following microdata products are available from the Road Freight Movements, Australia.
Provides statistics on tonnes, tonne-kilometres, total distance travelled of freight moved in Australia between selected ASGS statistical areas by road. Information on tonnes moved by broad commodity grouping (based on the Australian Transport Freight Commodity Classification) and dissections of freight classified by liquid bulk, solid bulk, containerised, dangerous or refrigerated are also included.
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Road Freight Movements, Australia TableBuilder product provides data on Rigid and Articulated Trucks registered with an Australian state or territory motor vehicle registration authority for unrestricted use on public roads during the reference year (1st October 2013 to 30th September 2014). Data include: Total Tonnes Carried; Total Kilometres Travelled; Total Tonne-kilometres Travelled; Total Unladen Kilometres Travelled; Total Laden Kilometres Travelled; Commodity; Method of transport, Type of goods, Origin, Destination, Year of manufacture, Trailer configuration, Vehicle group.
A detailed list of data items is available on the Downloads tab.
For more information about TableBuilder refer to https://www.abs.gov.au/ausstats/abs@.nsf/mf/1406.0.55.005