TITLE

Getting chemicals back on track

AUTHOR(S)
Uctas, Rachel; Boswell, Clay
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;11/20/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 44, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents ways to make the railways more user-friendly for the chemical companies. Among chemical companies in Europe, SABIC has been a leader in working towards greater use of rail in chemical freight transport. One way to improve rail freight economics is to encourage companies to order complete trains, the rationale being that the cost drivers are the same regardless of a train's size.
ACCESSION #
23272153

 

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