Train Basics Ask Trains How is plywood shipped by rail?

How is plywood shipped by rail?

By Cody Grivno | January 25, 2023

| Last updated on March 31, 2023

Discussing the different railcars used to ship plywood

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How is plywood shipped by rail? Cody discusses how plywood is shipped by rail.

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