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2017 Commodity Flow Survey (CFS)

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Welcome to the main page for the Commodity Flow Survey (CFS). If you are ready to report, please use the "Survey Log in" button below. If you are looking for information about this survey, please browse through the information on this page or use the tabs above to find additional information.

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Weight Conversion Tables
Shipment weight conversions of selected commodities for reporting in Item F of the questionnaire.

Shipments Sample Selection Calculator  
Will assist you in identifying the sample of shipment records to report in the 2017 CFS.

Shipment Characteristics Worksheet [XLS] (79Kb) 
An excel template used to upload your shipments data (Item F of the 2017 CFS questionnaire) into the online survey.

2017 Commodity Flow Survey Standard Classification of Transported Goods (SCTG) Search Tool
This is a search tool to assist in finding a shipment's five-digit commodity code, which is needed in Item F of the survey.

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | BHS Team |   Last Revised: July 23, 2018 08:32:33