Rail service reliability issues, trade uncertainty could help push U.S. rail volumes lower

(Source: Freight Waves, August 12, 2019) 

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Trade concerns and shippers’ lingering doubts about rail service are factors that could contribute to a continued softening of U.S. rail carload volumes in the second half of the year despite some factors indicating economic growth, a consultancy firm said last week.

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Tuesday, August 13, 2019