Owner-operator truckers are the most serious truck competition to railways. They tend to compete for the same class of freight and are not likely to use intercity flatback service. On the other hand, the regulated motor common carrier is only nominally a flatback customer.

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    Cahners Publishing Company, Incorporated

    5 South Wabash Avenue
    Chicago, IL  United States  60603
  • Publication Date: 1974-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 65-67
  • Serial:
    • Modern Railroads
    • Volume: 29
    • Issue Number: 11
    • Publisher: K-III Press, Incorporated
    • ISSN: 0736-2064

Subject/Index Terms

  • TRT Terms: Competition; Trucks
  • Subject Areas: Freight Transportation; Motor Carriers; Railroads; Vehicles and Equipment;

Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00080770
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Canadian National Railways, Headquarters Library
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1975 12:00AM