Railways transport freight measured by mil tonne-km reached 2,525,224 mil tonne-km in 2018 in USA, according to the National Statistical Office. This is 6.81 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, railways transport freight measured by mil tonne-km in USA reached an all time high of 2,709,558 mil tonne-km in 2006 and an all time low of 1,183,932 mil tonne-km in 1982. When compared to USA's main peers, railways transport freight measured by mil tonne-km in Canada amounted to 445,546 mil tonne-km, 2,882,100 mil tonne-km in China, 19,369 mil tonne-km in Japan and 87,924 mil tonne-km in Mexico in 2018.
USA has been ranked 3rd within the group of 62 countries we follow in terms of railways transport freight measured by mil tonne-km, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.