Industry News

  • August 5, 2015 — Intermodal volumes jumped 4.5 percent in Q2, with international surpassing expectations, according to IANA’s second quarter Intermodal Market Trends and Statistics report. Read the press release. Subscription information is available on the Date & Statistics page.
  • July 31, 2015 — President Obama signed H.R. 3236, The Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015, which guarantees the Highway Trust Fund through October 29.
  • July 30, 2015 — The U.S. Senate passed H.R. 22, the legislative vehicle for the Developing a Reliable and Innovative Vision for the Economy (DRIVE) Act, which contains both a freight formula program and merit-based grant programs. The Assistance for Freight Grant Program is multimodal and freight-only, a first for the country.
  • July 29, 2015 — IANA has issued the Call for Nominations for individuals to run for its 2016 Board of Directors. Nominations must submitted no later than Tuesday, Sept. 8. Voting members can find further information in the Members Only section.