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U.S. intermodal traffic set record in 2018

(Source: Progressive Railroading, January 4, 2019)

U.S. railroads moved more intermodal volume than carloads in 2018, with carloads up 1.8 percent to 13,640,641 units and intermodal volume up 5.5 percent to 14,472,849 units compared with 2017's figures, according to Association of American Railroads(AAR) data. Combined, U.S. railroads reported 28,113,490 carloads and intermodal units, a 3.7 percent year-over-year increase.

Full story: Progressive Railroading

Monday, January 7, 2019

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