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Boost in U.S. Rail Shipments Reflects Bump in Coal Volumes

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Led in part by an upswing in coal shipments, U.S. rail traffic in the first half…

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Tue Jul 11 2017

Boost in U.S. Rail Shipments Reflects Bump in Coal Volumes

Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas)--Led in part by an upswing in coal shipments, U.S. rail traffic in the first half of 2017 was up 4.5% compared with the same six months last year, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR). Total U.S. carload traffic for the first six months of 2017 was »