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Freight Facts and Figures 2010

Figure 3-15. Tonnage of Trailer-on-Flatcar and Container-on-Flatcar Rail Intermodal Moves: 2008

The classic forms of rail intermodal transportation are trailer-on-flatcar and container-on-flatcar, and these are spread throughout the United States. The largest concentrations are on routes between the Pacific Coast ports and Chicago and between Chicago and New York.


Figure 3-15. U.S. map showing amounts of intermodal tonnage transported in millions of net tons for year 2008.

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U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, November 2010.


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