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Shippers Give Rail Freight Service a Poor Grade

Posted December 03, 2014

Under Logistics & Supply Chain Issues

(Canadian Press)

RBC survey shows concerns about delays, tighter rail capacity

Freight service on North American railways has deteriorated significantly in the past year, according to an annual RBC Capital Markets survey.

More than 75% of shippers surveyed labelled service as fair or poor, compared with 32% who gave the railways such a grade last year. Read more here.