Association of American Railroads

Association of American Railroads

U.S. rail volumes through May 25, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
30 May 2013
U.S. carload traffic fell 3.3 percent year-over-year in the week ending May 25, according to the Association of American Railroads.
Mexican rail volumes through May 18, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
23 May 2013
Mexican carload traffic jumped roughly 15 percent year-over-year in the week ending May 18, according to the Association of American Railroads.
North American rail volumes through May 11, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
16 May 2013
North American intermodal traffic was up year-over-year for the sixth consecutive week, according to the Association of American Railroads. This pushed volume to its highest level since March 2.
North American rail volumes through May 4, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
09 May 2013
North American carload and intermodal traffic were up year-over-year in the week ending May 4, according to the Association of American Railroads.
Mexican rail volumes through April 27,2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
02 May 2013
Mexican intermodal volume fell 11.7 percent year-over-year in the week ending April 27, according to the Association of American Railroads.
North American rail volumes through April 20, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
25 Apr 2013
North American rail volume saw slight changes year-over-year in the week-ending April 20, according to the Association of American Railroads.
Canadian rail volumes through April 13, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
18 Apr 2013
Canadian carload volume rose 1.2 percent year-over-year to 82,077 carloads, according to the Association of American Railroads.
Mexican rail volumes through April 6, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads
11 Apr 2013
Mexican carload and intermodal volume jumped 22.4 and 25 percent year-over-year respectively, according to the Association of American Railroads.
U.S. Capitol building with flag in front.
10 Apr 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The debate over U.S. infrastructure funding surfaced at a Senate hearing on the expansion of the Panama Canal today, with speakers noting the broad impact the bigger canal would have on U.S. ports, shipping lines, railroads and truckers.
North American rail volumes through March 30, 2013
04 Apr 2013
North American intermodal volume fell by 5.3 percent year-over-year this week, the first decline since the beginning of January, according to the Association of American Railroads.
Mexican carload and intermodal volumes through March 23, 2013. Source: Association of American Railroads.
28 Mar 2013
Mexican intermodal rail volume fell sharply both week-to-week and year-over-year last week, according to the Association of American Railroads.
U.S. carload and intermodal volumes: year-over-year percent change. Source: Association of American Railroads.
21 Mar 2013
U.S. intermodal rail volumes have risen for the 10th straight week over the same period in 2012, and Mexico saw its first year-over-year drop in intermodal volume since the week of January 5, according to the Association of American Railroads.
North American carload and intermodal traffic through March 2, 2013. Source: AAR.
07 Mar 2013
North American rail volumes rose for both carload and intermodal traffic for the week ending March 2.
05 Mar 2013
Edward R. Hamberger, president and CEO of the Association of American Railroads, today told the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee’s subcommittee on railroads, pipelines and hazardous materials that...
05 Mar 2013
The Association of American Railroads has rejected the National Industrial Transportation League’s proposal on mandatory switching, saying that it would harm all rail network users.
North American carload and intermodal traffic. Source: AAR.
28 Feb 2013
For the week ending Feb. 23, North American carload and intermodal volumes dropped from the previous week because of U.S. and Canadian volume decreases, according to the Association of American Railroads.
27 Feb 2013
Representatives from major U.S. freight railroads will inform the National Transportation Safety Board today that implementing fully interoperable positive train control across more than 60,000 route miles before the congressionally mandated 2015 deadline is not possible.
Carload and intermodal volumes on U.S. railroads: week-to-week percentage changes. Source: Association of American Railroads.
15 Feb 2013
For the week ending Feb. 9, U.S. intermodal volume rose 7.7 percent year-over-year to 244,679 trailers and containers, according to the Association of American Railroads.
01 Feb 2013
In the week ending Jan. 26, intermodal volume rose 1.6 percent year-over-year to 238,397 trailers and containers, according to the Association of American Railroads.
25 Jan 2013
In the week ending Jan. 19, U.S. intermodal volume rose 13.5 percent year-over-year to 249,397 trailers and containers, according to the Association of American Railroads.
18 Jan 2013
In the week ending Jan. 12, U.S. intermodal volume rose 10.4 percent year-over-year to 252,896 trailers and containers, according to the Association of American Railroads.
18 Jan 2013
So much of major U.S. railroad volume this year depends on the weather. 
U.S. Rail Cargo
12 Dec 2012
Weekly year-over-year percent change and week-to-week percent change through Nov. 17, 2012.*
21 Nov 2012
Coal shippers could see their rates increase if the Surface Transportation Board grants the major U.S.
Trailer volume on major U.S. railroads as of Week 44. Source: Association of American Railroads
08 Nov 2012
Hurricane Sandy drove down traffic on larger U.S. railroads during the week ending November 3, according to figures released by the Association of American Railroads.
Trailer cargo on major U.S. railroads. Source: Association of American Railroads
01 Nov 2012
Larger U.S. railroads reported intermodal volume up 3.9 percent versus the same week last year, at 253,186 trailers and containers, during the week ending October 27, according to figures released by the Association of American Railroads.
Trailer cargo on major U.S. railroads. Source: Association of American Railroads
26 Oct 2012
Larger U.S. railroads reported intermodal volume up 3.5 percent versus the same week last year, at 253,883 trailers and containers, during the week ending October 20, according to figures released by the Association of American Railroads.
Trailer cargo on major U.S. railroads. Source: Association of American Railroads
22 Oct 2012
Larger U.S. railroads reported intermodal volume up 2.6 percent versus the same week last year, at 250,826 trailers and containers, during the week ending October 13, according to figures released by the Association of American Railroads.
12 Oct 2012
U.S. intermodal rail shipments rose 3.8 percent year-over-year in the week ending Oct.
10 Oct 2012
Here's a good bet: Intermodal, automobile and domestic energy-related traffic will grow on U.S. railroads through the end of this year and in 2013.
28 Sep 2012
U.S. intermodal rail shipments rose 0.7 percent year-over-year in the week ending Sept. 22, while carload traffic fell 4.1 percent in the same period, according to the Association of American Railroads.
20 Sep 2012
U.S. intermodal shipments on major railroads in the week ending Sept. 15 rose 3.9 percent year-over-year and 14.8 percent from the prior week, according to the Association of American Railroads.
14 Sep 2012
The timing and health of shipping peak season is as murky on the rails and roads as it is on the water.
14 Sep 2012
Shippers dependent on a single major railroad will likely have a harder time contesting rates after the Surface Transportation Board raised the rail industry’s after-tax cost of capital for 2011
13 Sep 2012
Intermodal shipments on major railroads rose 3.1 percent year-over-year in the week ending Sept.