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Ag shippers rate rail service

Soy Transportation Coalition Railroad Report Card described rail network as well capitalized with available capacity, although areas of improvement exist.

Agricultural shippers rated the performance of the nation’s seven largest freight railroads in the seventh annual Soy Transportation Coalition (STC) Railroad Report Card. For the fifth time, Union Pacific was regarded as the top performing railroad. Survey respondents ranked Canadian Pacific in last place for the sixth year in a row.

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