Insight

Can railroads meet summer US coal demand?

Loading current market price

Get this report

Loading current market price

Get this report as part of a subscription

Enquire about Subscriptions

Already have subscription? Sign In

Further information

Pay by Invoice or Credit Card FAQs

Contact us

For further information about this report submit the form below.

Report summary

The poor performance of railroads in shipping coal and other commodities over the last few months has been under the scanner by major industry participants. Together with one of the coldest and snowiest winters on record freezing tracks slowing rail velocity railroads have had to contend with a record 2013/2014 grain harvest and higher demand across multiple commodities.

What's included

This report contains

  • Document

    Can railroads meet summer US coal demand?

    PDF 491.77 KB

Table of contents

Tables and charts

This report includes 3 images and tables including:

Images

  • BNSF coal rail loadings
  • BNSF train speed and terminal dwell time
  • Can railroads meet summer US coal demand?: Image 3

Questions about this report?

  • Europe:
    +44 131 243 4699
  • Americas:
    +1 713 470 1900
  • Asia Pacific:
    +61 2 8224 8898