Guide to Railcars


Professional Industry Report

Publication Date: January 2020

Pages: 14

PDF Page size: 8.5” x 11” (21.59cm x 27.94cm)

Format: PDF Download

License: Single use license only. May not be reproduced or distributed.


The World Trade Press “Illustrated Guide to Railcars” is an essential resource to the 10 most common railcars used in domestic and international trade. This is the most comprehensive guide to railcars in the industry and has more than 420,000 copies in print in several formats.

In addition to an introduction and a guide to railcar terminology and dimensions, 10 railcar types are profiled. For each railcar there is a detailed side-view illustration, rear view illustrations, a usage statement, configurations, features and options, notes, and standard dimensions.