Commtrex Provides Real-Time Storage and Services Access to Rail Shippers Affected by Hurricane Harvey

The Commtrex Marketplace is up and running to help with the immediate distribution of Rail Services in Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Tennessee and Kentucky - 100 percent of listings purchased will be donated to the Red Cross Hurricane Harvey Fund.


Houston-based, Commtrex, Inc., is connecting Rail Shippers, Storage Providers, Asset Owners and Services Providers affected by the widespread devastation of Hurricane Harvey. The company has pledged to help shippers with routing, storage and asset availability/repair by offering free Listing updates on the Commtrex Exchange for those providing relief to the Rail Industry.

“Hurricane Harvey has affected everyone in the Houston area over the last few days, and we are deeply saddened to witness the devastation of lost homes and businesses. Due to the floods and storm damage, we have received an influx of requests for Rail Storage and Railcar Repair Services. It is our hope to assist both members and non-members of the Commtrex Exchange to find Rail Asset Leasing, Storage and Rail Services in this time of great need,” said Martin Lew, CEO and founder of Commtrex.

Since the storm, Commtrex has experienced a 400% increase in storage requests in the southern and central region. Commtrex currently has over 18,000 Railcar Assets, 75,000 Storage Spaces, and over 1,100 Services Providers listed within The Exchange—all ready to help companies in need.

“It is our goal to connect people in need across the industry to help get things back on track,” expressed Lew.

Sign up for a FREE basic listing or update your existing listing on The Commtrex Exchange.

Purchase a Verified Location or Featured Location Advertisement in the Services Directory or a Verified Location Advertisement in the Storage Marketplace, and 100 percent of your payment will be donated to the Red Cross Hurricane Harvey Fund between September 1-10, 2017.

About Commtrex
Founded in 2015, Commtrex is the only open, electronic Marketplace for the Rail Industry. We bring transparency and analytics to commercial transactions between Rail Shippers, Storage Providers, Asset Owners and Services Providers. Our platform expedites and improves transactions, benefits members through efficiencies in engagement and provides access to real-time financial and commodity insights. The Commtrex headquarters is located in Houston, TX. For more information please visit or call 1-713-280-7987


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