Tag Archives: Rail

Q&A – Railcar: Lower for Longer

By | November 20, 2020

Following Railcar: Lower for Longer, the fifth session of the FTR Engage virtual speaking series, the FTR Experts sat down with Jeff Lytle (President of CIT Rail) to answer listener questions beyond what was covered during the Q&A within the presentation.

Q&A – The Future of Rail & Intermodal

By | October 15, 2020

Following The Future of Rail & Intermodal, the fourth session of the FTR Engage virtual speaking series, the FTR Experts sat down with Ross Corthell (Packaging Corporation of America) to answer listener questions beyond what was covered during the Q&A within the presentation.

Q&A – Rail Mixed Signals

By | September 1, 2020

After the first session of FTR Engage, our virtual speaking series running from August through December 2020, we sat down with the FTR Experts to answer listener questions beyond what was covered during the scheduled Q&A segments. The first session was The Economic Recovery and all Q&A in this transcription follows that theme.

AKE’S TAKE: Mid-Year Review: Where Freight and the Economy Are Headed

By | July 9, 2015

There is much discussion and speculation about where the economy is headed the second half of the year, so it is an appropriate time to check the freight markets and the leading economic indicators to gain some insight. Freight Markets FTR (the undisputed expert on freight) says truck freight (ton-miles, one ton moved one mile)… Read More »