A statistical reference which is both a primer for basic understanding of railroad economics and a source of data for advanced study of the industry is issued at 5-year intervals with annual updates consisting of raw data from the previous year. Each of the 122 tables, derived from carriers' annual and quarterly reports to ICC, supports a conclusion about some aspect of the industry and covers Class I railroads without Amtrak. Tables are organized within eight categories: Consist of the industry, capital investment, cost of operations, demand and traffic, energy, financial performance, rates, and resource avaiability and utilization. The complete reports issued at 5-year intervals will include time-series data and indices.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Association of American Railroads

    Economics and Finance Department, 1920 L Street, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20036
  • Publication Date: 1980

Media Info

  • Pagination: 125 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00316739
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Sep 16 1980 12:00AM