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Synonyms for carload

a gathering of passengers sufficient to fill an automobile

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the amount of cargo that can be held by a boat or ship or a freight car

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weekly carloads of 285,679 carloads, up 1.9% compared with the same week last year.
rail carloads were up 171,617 (1.5 percent) to 11,784,044 carloads.
Thus, the importance to shippers of the speed and reliability of carload shipments is the pivotal issue in this important debate.
On the carload side, Gray says that with carload volumes being more focused on "basic goods," volumes don't necessarily mirror the state of the economy.
ago Rail freight 0.9 1.0 3.6 Intermodal 0.7 -0.3 5.9 Carload 1.0 1.4 3.1
Carload transaction prices, however, continue to chug along in a more modest range with prices up 3.4% in the latest quarter following its peak 4.8% price hike in November.
AAR: Rail carload traffic, intermodal post gains in latest week Carload traffic of U.S.
rail carload volumes in the second half of the year despite some factors indicating economic growth, a consultancy firm said last week.
Likewise, carload prices declined 0.4%, which was the third time that carload prices have fallen over the past five months.
If the rail transportation industry's price trends are yielding to a cyclical swing, then it will be because of the action in intermodal, not carload rail.
But North American weekly rail volumes slumped across the board, with Canadian rail volumes down 0.6 percent amid lower carload volumes to 156,694 carloads and intermodal units, while Mexican rail volumes slipped 7 percent to 37,904 carloads and intermodal units.