In August the railway sector in North America has reached a record level

In August the railway sector in North America has reached a record level :According to the statement of the Association of American Railroads (AAR) the railway sector in August month has reached a record level, especially an increase was noticed in the volume of wagon loads and intermodal traffic.
In August the volume of intermodal traffic increased with 4,4% being registered with a total number of 1,031 179 of trailers and containers.

The average of weekly traffic in August regarding the railways was 257,795 units of trailers and containers used. This number being the highest one registered during the 2013 year. Regarding the usage of wagon loads an increase of 0,5% was registered with a total number of 1,178 619 units.

John T. Gray, the AAR Vice President has sustained that during August, the volume of intermodal traffic both in the U.S. and Canadian railroads has reached a record level; and that new records are waited to come during September and October period.
During the first 35 weeks of the 2013 Year, the US railroads has registered a decrease of 1,1% with just 9,780 154 units of wagons used; regarding the volume of the intermodal traffic though, USA has registered an increase of 3,6% with 8,520 242 units of trailers and containers used.

In comparison with the numbers registered in the same period in 2012 year equal with an increase of 1% until 2013, a total number of 18,300 966 of trailers and containers were used.
Making the same comparison for Canadian railroads this year was registered an increase of 1,3% with 2,721 212 of load wagons used; in Mexico an increase of 4,1% was registered with 1,180 165 units of trailers and containers used. During the first 35 weeks of this year Mexican railroads has registered an increase of 8,4% with 539 392 wagons loaded.
In the same period the total volume of railroad traffic in 2013 in North America has registered an increase of 3,6% with 10,726 557 units of trailers and containers used. In the first 35 weeks of the year the volume of usage of load wagons decreased with 0,2% with 13 041 358 of units used.

In August the railway sector in North America has reached a record level

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