The railroad industry is focused on the transportation of commodities such as coal, grain, rock, chemicals, consumer goods, and passengers. Of commodities transported, coal accounts for more than half by tonnage. Intermodal rail traffic accounts for more than a fifth of revenue gained. The United States has approximately seven companies that make up majority of industry revenue. Smaller companies that operate in the railroad industry normally function throughout their regional area. A catalog of top railroad company logos from those that carry the most market value are compiled below.
CSX Corp Company Logo
Genesee & Wyoming Inc. Company Logo
Kansas City Southern Company Logo
Norfolk Southern Corp Company Logo
Providence and Worcester Company Logo
Union Pacific Corp Company Logo
Canadian National Railway Company Logo
During 2012 and 2013, the railroad industry experienced slower growth due to the weakened markets of the coal and agricultural industry. As increasing regulations and stringent requirements are placed on these industries, the railroad industry will be impacted.