Which freight markets are experiencing challenges in 2021?

Posted by Todd Tranausky on Jul 15, 2021 1:38:03 PM

Todd Tranausky shares which rail segments are having trouble bouncing back from pandemic woes.

This Q&A response from the FTR Experts came from our May webinar "North America's Recovery Runs Through Rail." View the video and the key takeaways below. 

Key Takeaways:
  • Automotive is experiencing headwinds from production challenges despite being way up from where it was this time last year.
  • When production will improve is not yet certain, with possibilities ranging from Q3 2021 all the way to Q3 2022.


Tags: Economy, Rail, outlook, rail equipment, challenges


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