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Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Leading off third quarter earnings results for Class I railroads, CSX last night reported net earnings of $455 million, which was down 2 percent annually and $0.44 per share, which fell short of Wall Street estimates of $0.47 and ahead of last year’s $0.43.
Posted on 10/17 at 08:53 AM
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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

In an effort focused on addressing “supply chain issues that affect the international competitiveness,” Acting U.S. Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank late last week announced the debut of the Advisory Committee on Supply Chain Competitiveness
Posted on 10/16 at 10:54 AM
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The average price per gallon of diesel increased 5.6 cents to $4.15 per gallon. This is the highest price since the week of August 18, 2008, when prices were $4.207 per gallon.
Posted on 10/16 at 09:34 AM
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The United States Postal Service (USPS) recently rolled out new prices set to take effect on January 27, 2013, pending approval from the Postal Regulatory Commission.
Posted on 10/16 at 09:02 AM
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Monday, October 15, 2012

If October comes in strong, POLA says it could reflect a "mini-surge" type of Peak Season.
Posted on 10/15 at 12:57 PM
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Commerce reported that September retail sales at $412.9 billion were up 1.1 percent compared to August and up 5.4 percent compared to September 2011, and the NRF reported that September retail sales, which exclude autos, gas stations, and restaurants, were up 0.4 percent on a seasonally-adjusted basis from August and up 2.1 percent on an unadjusted basis annually.
Posted on 10/15 at 10:04 AM
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The parties are making good progress on a number of difficult issues at the full committee and subcommittee levels, according to FMCS.
Posted on 10/15 at 08:39 AM

Saturday, October 13, 2012

New research indicates that that the peak month for U.S. imports in 2012 will most likely be July
Posted on 10/13 at 10:38 AM

Friday, October 12, 2012

Pricing on the truckload and intermodal fronts was largely flat on an annual basis, according to the September edition of the Truckload and Intermodal Cost Indexes from Cass Information Systems and Avondale Partners.
Posted on 10/12 at 10:12 AM
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Twelve of 13 indexes decrease, pointing to abundant uncertainty and continued softening of industrial base
Posted on 10/12 at 08:49 AM

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