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Railcar Storage

Connects rail shippers and railcar owners to storage providers with capacity.

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Bulk, liquids, packaged goods, oversized cargo transloading and more.

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Railcar Inventory

Lease and Buy in the largest railcar marketplace.

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Resource Center

Valuable data covering emerging trends and unique rail industry insights.

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Commtrex 101's

Learn about rail industry fundamentals through our exclusive Commtrex 101 lessons. Topics range from Transloading, Leasing, and Storage, to Rail Basics, Insurance, and Industrial Development.

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Use our interactive map to choose from thousands of service locations.

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Find transload facilities in the US, Canada, and Mexico.

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Find storage facilities in the US & Canada connecting to Class I railroads.

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Top 10 Rail Services Lists

Quickly find the top rail industry service providers in North America.

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Browse Railcar Marketplace

Immediately connect with companies looking to lease and sell railcars.

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Transload Network Partnerships

In addition to providing shippers with the robust features and functionality of our Transload Marketplace, Commtrex Exchange members also benefit from our strong partnerships with North American Transload Networks.

BNSF Premier Transload Network

Discover the BNSF Premier Transload Program, spanning across 32,500 BNSF route miles in the US and Canada.

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Canadian Pacific Transload Network

Access Canadian Pacific Preferred transload locations over 14,700 miles of track in the US and Canada.

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Locate CSX TRANSFLO transload terminals across 21,000 miles of CSX track in the eastern US and Canada.

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KCS Transload Network

Explore Kansas City Southern transload solutions for the most efficient shipping option to cross the US/Mexico border.

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Loup Logistics Transload Network

Connect with Union Pacific Loup Logistics transload facilities to find efficient and economic door-to-door shipping solutions.

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Canadian National Transload Network

Find Canadian National transload facilities on their 20,000-mile network across Mid-America and Canada.

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Commtrex Exchange Memberships

Membership is FREE! Choose the membership that best suits you needs, and complete the brief registration form to get access to the many services found in The Commtrex Exchange.

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Rail Services
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Store Railcars
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