U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes are down annually at halfway point of 2019, says AAR

Through the first six months of 2019, U.S. rail carloads––at 6,552,218––were down 2.9%, or 195,168 carloads, compared to the first six months of 2018, and intermodal units for the same period––at 6,924,261––fell 3.2%, or 229,247 units.
Source: logistics Mgmt