04 April 2013 18:41 [Source: ICIS news]
In the previous week, ended 23 March, US chemical car loadings fell by 0.9% year on year. From 1 January to 30 March,
The weekly logistics data are an important real-time measurement of chemical industry activity and demand. Railcar loadings represent about 20% of US chemical transportation by tonnage, with trucks, barges and pipelines carrying the rest.
Meanwhile, overall US weekly railcar loadings for the week ended 30 March in the freight commodity groups tracked by the
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