Re: Lumber and plywood by rail?
Author: reading
Date: 04-06-2021 - 11:02

An Observer Wrote:
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> The UP trains over Tehachapi still bring close to
> a 100 cars per day of lumber. The whole head end
> of one train is a hand off from BNSF of Canadian
> lumber. Cheap loans have gone a long way to
> continue home building.


Wow, 100 cars per day to feed the current demand. That's a staggering amount of lumber being consumed daily. I wonder if that lumber is bought only by Southern California wholesalers?



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  Lumber and plywood by rail? Ayer Jct 04-05-2021 - 13:24
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? Hot Water 04-05-2021 - 13:29
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? trackwalker 04-05-2021 - 14:03
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  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? CCTGM 04-05-2021 - 18:56
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? WAF 04-05-2021 - 15:03
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  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? Me Thinks 04-05-2021 - 16:42
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? trackwalker 04-05-2021 - 17:35
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? An Observer 04-06-2021 - 10:42
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? reading 04-06-2021 - 11:02
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? Shortline Sammie 04-06-2021 - 11:16
  Re: Lumber and plywood by rail? trackwalker 04-06-2021 - 14:44
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