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Regions :: North America
Chemicals sector rail traffic up 1.7%
3:53 PM MDT | March 28, 2013 | Vincent Valk
North American chemicals sector rail traffic rose 1.7% year-on-year (YOY) during the week ended 23 March, to 43,588 cars, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR; Washington). US traffic fell 0.9%, to 30,460 cars. Canadian traffic was up 9.2%, to 11,884 cars, while Mexican traffic declined 1.7%, to 1,244 cars. Traffic rose from the prior week’s totals, though it fell in Canada. Overall, North American freight rail traffic rose 1% YOY during the week ended 23 March, to 373,858 cars. Year-to-date, the North American chemicals sector has...
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