WEEKLY RAIL INTERMODAL TRAFFIC

WEEKLY RAIL INTERMODAL TRAFFIC

Rail Intermodal Traffic, U.S. and Canada (weekly data, not seasonally adjusted)

Rail Intermodal Traffic, U.S. and Canada (weekly data, not seasonally adjusted)

Rail intermodal traffic consists of units of trailers and containers. Increases in rail intermodal traffic have been in the number of container units.

Rail Intermodal Traffic, U.S. and Canada    Week 39-00       Week 39-01   
United States 197,751 195,219
U.S. rail intermodal traffic percent change from same week previous year    1.52   -1.28
Canada  37,786  40,048
Canada rail intermodal traffic percent change from same week previous year   13.11    5.99

NOTE: The current value is compared to the value from the same period in the previous year to account for seasonality.

Traffic of Canadian railroads reflect their Canadian and U.S. operations, and the operations of their subsidiaries. U.S. traffic reflects the U.S. and Canadian operations of U.S. railroads.

SOURCE: Association of American Railroads, Policy and Communication Department, Weekly Railroad Traffic, Intermodal Traffic, Washington, DC.