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Freight by Rail: United States

Freight by Rail: United States

This report forecasts to 2022 US freight railroad revenues in nominal US dollars as well as volume hauled in ton-miles. A ton-mile represents one ton of freight carried one mile. Total revenues and volumes are segmented by carrier type in terms of:
Class I railroads, and other freight railroads such as short line and regional railroads.

To illustrate historical trends, total revenues, total volume, the various segments, and trade are provided in annual series from 2007 to 2017. Total revenues for the US freight transport industry for the 2007-2017 period are also provided and segmented by mode as follows: truck, rail, pipeline, water, and air.

Key macroeconomic indicators are also provided with quantified trends. Other various topics, including profiles of pertinent leading suppliers, are covered in this report. A full outline of report items by page is available in the Table of Contents.

Related NAICS Codes:
482111 Line-Haul Railroads
482112 Short Line Railroads
488210 Support Activities for Rail Transportation


HIGHLIGHTS
MARKET ENVIRONMENT
Historical Trends
Key Economic Indicators
US Goods Trade
North American Trade by Rail
Rail Freight by Product
Environmental & Regulatory Factors
Freight Industry Overview
SEGMENTATION & FORECASTS
Class I Railroads
Other Railroads
INDUSTRY STRUCTURE
Industry Characteristics
Market Share
ABOUT THIS REPORT
Scope
Sources
Industry Codes
Freedonia Methodology
Resources
LIST OF TABLES & FIGURES
Figure 1 | Key Trends in US Freight Railroad Revenues, 2017 - 2022
Figure 2 | US Freight Railroad Revenue Trends, 2007 - 2017
Figure 3 | US Freight Railroad Volume Trends, 2007 - 2017
Table 1 | Key Indicators for US Freight Railroad Revenues, 2007 - 2022 (US$ bil)
Figure 4 | US Goods Trade Trends, 2007 - 2017 (US$ bil)
Table 2 | US Goods Trade Trends, 2007 - 2017 (US$ bil)
Figure 5 | US Imports for Consumption w/ 3-Month Moving Average, 2012 - 2018 (US$ bil)
Figure 6 | US North American Trade by Rail, 2007 - 2017 (US$ bil)
Table 3 | US North American Imports by Rail, 2007 - 2017 (US$ bil)
Table 4 | US North American Exports by Rail, 2007 - 2017 (US$ bil)
Figure 7 | US Rail Freight Revenue by Product, 2010 - 2016 (% of US$)
Table 5 | US Rail Freight Revenue by Product, 2010 - 2016 (% of US$)
Figure 8 | US Freight Railroad Revenue by Carrier Type, 2007 - 2022 (US$ mil)
Table 6 | US Freight Railroad Revenue by Carrier Type, 2007 - 2022 (US$ mil)
Figure 9 | US Freight Railroad Volume by Carrier Type, 2007 - 2022 (bil ton-miles)
Table 7 | US Freight Railroad Volume by Carrier Type, 2007 - 2022 (bil ton-miles)
Figure 10 | US Freight Railroad Revenue w/ Manufacturers' Shipments, 2007 - 2022
Figure 11 | US Freight Railroad Revenue by Carrier Type, 2007 - 2022 (%)
Figure 12 | US Freight Railroad Market Share by Company, 2017 (%)
Table 8 | US Class I Freight Railroad Market Share by Revenue & Volume, 2017
Table 9 | Other Leading Participants in the US Freight Railroad Industry by Service Area
Table 10 | NAICS & SIC Codes Related to Freight Railroads

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