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Bakken crude oil production relies on rail shipments

(Source: Richmond Times-Dispatch, August 30, 2014)

RICHMOND, Va. — The frequency and volume of Bakken crude rail shipments are driven by oil production in North Dakota that is second only to Texas in the U.S. Production there rose from 81,000 barrels a day in 2006 to 900,000 barrels a day last year.

Full story: Richmond Times-Dispatch

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

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