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Freight Facts and Figures 2005 [PDF 28.9mb]

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Table of Contents


Chapter 1. The Nation Served by Freight [PDF 558kb]

Chapter II. Freight Flows [PDF 8.3mb]

Chapter III. The Freight Transportation System [PDF 4.0mb]

Chapter IV. The Freight Transportation Industry [PDF 2.0mb]

Chapter V. Safety, Energy, and Environmental Consequences of Freight Transportation [PDF 3.4mb]

Appendix A: Selected Metric Tables [PDF 4.5mb]

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