Rail Industry and Commodity Market Insight Report

JUNE 6, 2017 

RAIL CAR STORAGE INSIGHT

DAILY STORAGE RATE HAS BEEN STEADY FOR EMPTY CARS AND DECREASING FOR LOADED CARS AND TANK CARS

The median daily storage rate of the most recent 30 transactions compared to that of the previous 30 transactions in $ per car per day :

  • Empty cars:▼ -$0.100

  • Loaded cars:  ▼$0.375

  • Tank cars: ▼ -$0.250


JUNE 20, 2017 

COMMODITIES PRICING INSIGHT

TWO-YEAR PRICING TREND OF MAJOR COMMODITIES RELEVANT TO RAIL FREIGHT RATES (INCLUDING OIL & GAS, COAL, METALS, AND AGRICULTURE):

OIL & GAS

NYMEX CRUDE OIL WTI ($/BBL)