During the third quarter, Canada Post saw a profit of $11.5 million. For the year, USPS was down $5.5 billion.
The government has allowed limited private participation in rail infrastructure for a decade and is now seeking $1 billion.
The Port of Oakland appointed Beth Frisher to manager of maritime business development, and Railinc promoted Jerry Traynham to CIO.
U.S. steel imports rose 12.7% in October, month-over-month, to 4.4 million net tons, driven by volume increases from Brazil, South Korea and Turkey.
The Commerce Department this week has determined that automobile and light truck tires from China are subsidized by the Chinese government.