TABLE 13-7 Average Loaded U.S. Railcar Weight: 1993-2003

TABLE 13-7 Average Loaded U.S. Railcar Weight: 1993-2003

Excel | CSV | Graphic Version

  1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003
Tons per carload 64.4 63.4 65.3 66.7 63.4 64.1 63.4 62.6 64.0 63.3 62.3

NOTE: Average railcar weight is total tons transported divided by total carloads transported.

SOURCE: U.S. Department of Transportation, Research and Innovative Technology Administration, Bureau of Transportation Statistics, calculations based in data in table 13-6.