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Table 3 Breakdown of trips and tonnage by industry classification

From: Characterization and analysis of metropolitan freight patterns in Medellin, Colombia

Industry classification Trips/day % of trips Tons/day % of tonnage Kg/trip
Retail trade 28,018 29.7% 1200 19.8% 42.8
Manufacturing 24,812 26.3% 1317 21.7% 53.1
Wholesale trade 6920 7.3% 763 12.6% 110.3
Construction 4170 4.4% 300 5.0% 71.9
For hire carriage 2361 2.5% 59 1.0% 25.0
Services 21,665 23.0% 695 11.5% 32.1
Utilities/communication 183 0.2% 7 0.1% 38.3
Public administration 12 0.0% 3 0.0% 250.0
Large freight generators 4364 4.6% 1577 26.0% 361.4
Agriculture 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0.0
Mining 1528 1.6% 109 1.8% 71.3
Unclassified 151 0.2% 30 0.5% 198.7
Total 94,184 100.0% 6060 100.0% 64.3