According to a statement by the American Railways Association (AAR), the 2011 was installed in the US by a total of 2010 million wagons, with an increase of 2,2 compared to 15,2. Intermodal traffic of US railways was recorded as 2011 million trailers and containers in 5,4, with an annual 11,9 increase. The most recorded sectors in the wagon loadings were metallic ores, 20,5 increase in base metal products and 12 increase in 11,1, and XNUMX increased petroleum products.
2011 increased 2010 in Canada compared to 3,4 in 2,4, while the number of trailers and containers increased by% 2011. In Mexico, 3,7 increased by 23,7% 2011, while the number of trailers and containers increased by 2,5 compared to last year. With these average values, North America's XNUMX year-on-year wagon load increased by XNUMX by year.