If you're relying on industry news to size the rail equipment market, you know that sometimes conditions are not as they appear. Take the guesswork out of your strategic planning by relying on our Covered Hopper Closer Look report.
The expanded freight analysis in this report provides your team with an understanding of fundamental demand.
This report provides a deeper dive into the commodities and how they've strengthened or weakened their position at the car capacity level.
This report provides a forecast of productivity by car type to help predict future swings in equipment needs
An analysis of changing shipment sizes over time amongst commodity groups provides a glimpse into utilization metrics by car type.
Retirement and delivery data at the monthly level provides a pulse of the changes in market sizing at a level of detail simply not available elsewhere.
This report includes a graphics package of 300+ charts and graphs so you can pull slides together with ease and create impactful presentations.
Making informed business decisions requires transportation intelligence you can trust. Only the FTR Rail Closer Look reports combine the Umler system and Waybill data with the most reliable equipment forecasting methodology in the industry, FTR's Freight•cast.
Download a sample report now to see how our Covered Hopper Closer Look report can help you measure the market with precision!
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