Riding the Empty Rails: Big Drops in Auto Shipments and More

Includes: BNI, CP, UNP
by: Paul Kedrosky

According to the latest American Association of Railroads data for the three weeks ending Jan 24, 2009, commercial rail traffic continues to crash in the U.S. Leading the list is railcar loads of motor vehicles, which are off an incredible 65% year-over-year.

Click for a larger version.


About this article:

Want to share your opinion on this article? Add a comment.
Disagree with this article? .
To report a factual error in this article, click here