Freight Railroad Capacity and Investment

America's privately-owned freight railroads spent more than $600 billion on equipment and infrastructure from 1980 to 2015. This document includes statistics on freight railroad capital spending and maintenance expenses from 2006-2015. It also looks at projected demand for freight transportation and steps policy-makers can take to meet this demand.

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    Association of American Railroads

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 2016-4


  • English

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  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 2p

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  • Accession Number: 01603655
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 16 2016 2:59PM