Traffic tumbled in Q1 for a majority of small railroads

Owned by logistics services provider Travero, CRANDIC Rail operates 100 miles of track in east-central Iowa and directly interchanges or connects with all the major Class Is. Travero

Collectively, 475 short lines registered 1,659,970 carloads in Q1, down 2.7% compared with Q1 2022’s mark, according to the RailConnect Index of Short Line Traffic compiled by Wabtec Corp.’s GE Transportation arm. 


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