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U.S. weekly coal carloads drop to eight-month low

(Source: S&P Global Platts, February 24, 2021)

HOUSTON — US coal carload originations fell to an eight-month low 48,745 in the week that ended Feb. 20, down 10.6% from 54,496 a week earlier and the lowest since 48,699 in the week ended June 6, 2020, as a winter storm delayed shipments across the US, according to a Feb. 24 report from the Association of American Railroads.

Full story: S&P Global Platts

Thursday, February 25, 2021

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