Section 7308 of the FAST Act requires DOT to assemble and collect data on rail tank cars transporting Class 3 flammable liquids. The objective of this legislation is to track the progress in upgrading the rail tank car fleet to new safety requirements and to provide an annual status report to Congress.
The TSAR presents an overview of the U.S. transportation system and key indicators, including passenger travel, freight, transportation and the economy, reliability, safety, energy and the environment. The report also focuses on closing data gaps and improving how transportation statistics are collected, compiled, analyzed, and published.
The Port Performance Freight Statistics Program: 2024 Annual Report to Congress provides summary statistics and detailed analysis for the Nation’s largest container, tonnage, and dry bulk ports.