U.S. Freight Carloads Weekly – January 3, 2011

(For The Week Ending December 25, 2010)

U.S. railroads originated 256,089 carloads, up 29.3% compared with the same week in 2009 and down 13.4% compared with 5-year average. Week over week change was -5.7%.

Looks like railroad traffic is weakening more than warranted by seasonal effects.

Chart 1. Association of American Railroads U.S. Freight Carloads

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