Rail & Intermodal

Deutsche Bahn’s restructuing efforts to restore profitability are beginning to show results.

BNSF has 60 days to decide whether to appeal latest court ruling involving the Southern California International Gateway.

Although international intermodal volume at Canadian National Railroad fell in the second quarter, its domestic intermodal business was up.
The railway, Canada’s largest, said that traffic figures took a hit from weakened demand, but business was also curbed by challenges at Port Metro Vancouver.

Looking beyond the broader market, Hub Group sees share gain, more volume ahead.

Weak coal and intermodal demand combined with a restructuring effort to bring down second-quarter profit and revenue at Norfolk Southern Railway.
Norfolk Southern railway’s results paint the near-final brushstrokes on the grim landscape that Class I railroads faced in the second quarter.

Rate cuts by the Russian rail monopoly RZD have made trucking uncompetitive with rail on some key routes, boosting the market share of the latter.
Russia’s container trade continues to rebound, sparking an intense competition between truckers and railroads.

The company is among North America’s largest providers of outsourced ocean container freight station services.

Officials inaugurate the new rail facility at Krishnapatnam Port, which is the latest sign of growing interest in the port by shippers and transportation companies.
Container Corporation of India is aggressively ramping up its intermodal reach into Krishnapatnam Port.

Plans for the second of six planned inland ports are moving ahead in Georgia, part of an effort to expand the port of Savannah’s intermodal reach into the fast-growing U.S. Southeast market.


Members of the Coordinadora Nacional de Trabajadores de la Educación teachers' union blockade train tracks in Mexico's Michoacan state.
Angry Mexican teachers are blockading some of the country's railways, leaving thousands of containers stranded.