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Overcoming Rail Logistics Congestion in the Chemical Industry

Optimizing chemical rail logistics operations in an ever more congested North American rail system


As shale gas becomes a game-changer for the US chemicals industry it will, in all likelihood, promote growth within the chemicals market. However, the negative side of this change is that it is also slated to become a significant factor in constricting transportation capacity, with shale oil and fracking materials consuming rail cars and tank trucks.

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