Total Industry Rail Traffic (US, Canada and Mexico)
Year over Year Percent Change 13 Week Rolling Averages
The above charts are courtesy of the Railfax Report. Click on link for charts.
Back to back, Union Pacific’s idled railcars alone would reach from Seattle to Albuquerque, N.M. However, Union Pacific is just one line.
Other Rail Carriers
BNSF-Burlington Northern Santa Fe
KSU-Kansas City Southern
Idle rail cars are going to be sitting somewhere for quite some time.