IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: North America :: Mexico

Chemicals Sector Rail Traffic Rises 8.6%

5:27 PM MST | November 18, 2010 | Vincent Valk

North American chemicals sector rail traffic rose 8.6% year-on-year last week, to 46,217 cars, according to the Association of American Railroads (AAR; Washington). U.S. traffic was up 4.1%, to 29,409 cars. Canadian traffic rose 19.2%, to 15,837 cars, while Mexican traffic fell 6.6%, to 971 cars. Traffic rose from the prior week's totals in the U.S. and overall, though it fell in Canada and Mexico. Overall, North American freight rail traffic rose 6.4% year-on-year last week, to 388,820 cars. Year-to-date, the North American chemicals sector has generated...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.



Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.

 














 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa