WINNIPEG, Man.– The Ag Transport Coalition has released the performance measurement update for Grain Week 23 (Feb. 3).
The weekly report details railway performance across a range of key indicators including rail car demand, railway car supply, timeliness of railway car supply, corridor performance, railway dwell times at origin and railway dwell times at destination.
The latest performance data measures performance up to January 11, 2015, and covers approximately 85% of grain traffic in Canada using data collection services of QGI consulting, said the release.
Ag Transport Coalition members said they look forward to advancing discussions with Government and collaboration with the railways on next steps to ensure that the rail transportation system is meeting the needs of Canadian businesses, contributing to their competitiveness and supporting economic growth throughout Canada.
Julia Kuzeljevich is Editor of Canadian Shipper. She has been writing about transportation and logistics issues since 1999. All posts by Julia Kuzeljevich