The rebirth of Mexico's manufacturing industry will turn intermodal rail into a supply-chain trend in the U.S. this year, writes Will O'Shea, 3PD's chief sales and marketing officer. Investments by North American railroads for service improvement will provide customers with cost-efficient and quicker transport options. "Today there are several intermodal corridors available to U.S.-Mexico shippers, making rail transportation a much more viable alternative for cross-border shipping," O'Shea notes.

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