Rail's Response to COVID-19

This webinar provided details on the health of the North American Rail Industry to inform attendees on the current and future state for the rail industry, rail equipment, and the railcar lease market. We cover the potential length of the recovery and when the industry should return to pre-pandemic levels, as well as provide a Q&A session to address questions from attendees.


Webinar Replay

Presenters: Eric Starks, David Nahass, William Geiger  |  Moderator:Todd Tranausky

This webinar aired on June 9th, 2020



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Additional Q&A  

During the webinar, we ran short on time before answering all of your questions so the panel of experts recorded an additional podcast to answer each and every question. If your question didn't get answered or you want to know what questions your industry peers are asking, listen to this extended Q&A session on the State of Freight Podcast below, or through your device of choice anywhere you can listen to podcasts.





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