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Energy Transport Insider Exclusive: Loaded LPG Tank Car Moves Slip in April from March

Loaded liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) tank car moves slipped in April from March as the winter heating season wrapped up. Total loaded LPG tank car moves fell 5.4% in April from March, according to a sampling of tank car moves compiled by Energy Transport Insider.

The decline was seasonal in nature. April is the first month of the LPG industry’s summer build season and a period when demand for product slackens.

Energy Transport Insider is tracking monthly aggregate movements of LPG-by-rail among states and provinces in Canada, Mexico and the U.S. from a sample of data provided by rail industry sources. Shipment data cover propane and butane moves.

The Alberta/British Columbia (West...

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