Industrial Insight

Rail traffic up | April 25, 2014

Friday, April 25, 2014

AAR traffic report: Carloads, intermodal units continued to climb in Week 16

During the week ending April 19, U.S. railroads originated 290,713 carloads, up 5.1 percent, and 259,113 intermodal units, up 7.6 percent compared with volumes during the same 2013 period, according to Association of American Railroads data. Total combined weekly traffic on U.S. railroads rose 6.3 percent to 549,825 units.


Posted in Uncategorized

Leave a Comment »

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

About author

I'm the executive vice president for a steel casting trade association, the Steel Founders' Society of America. I've got a crazy wife, five crazy children, three crazy people that married into the family, and two crazy fun little grandsons.







%d bloggers like this: