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Freight Story 2008 replaces the older version "The Freight Story: A National Perspective on Enhancing Freight Transportation" [HTML, PDF 1.4MB]

Freight Story 2008

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Table of Contents

NOTE: The figures and tables are numbered in the order they appear in the printed report and are reordered here to be as close as possible to related text for ease of reading.

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U.S. Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration Office of Freight Management and Operations
1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
Washington, DC 20590

Phone: 202-366-9210
Fax: 202-366-3225

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November 2008


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