Railroads and Chemicals

This document looks at chemicals transported via rail. Statistics are included covering rail revenue from chemicals, chemical industry revenues versus freight railroad revenue, rail chemical tonnage by type of chemical, and rail rates for chemicals. It is projected that railroads will need to continue to grow capacity to accommodate chemical transport.

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  • Corporate Authors:

    Association of American Railroads

    Washington, DC  United States 
  • Publication Date: 2017-7

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Media Type: Digital/other
  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 5p

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 01609437
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 27 2016 7:51AM