The expansion features new datasets and dashboards on the four modes — rail, truck, barge, and ocean vessel — used to transport agricultural products.
New and upgraded products on the updated platform include:
— A Grain Transportation Cost Indicators and Global Competitiveness Dashboard with data on Brazil, Mexico, and Japan;
— Aan interactive report (and datasets) on the Importance of Highways to U.S. Agriculture;
— Aan upgraded Port Profiles Dashboard with additional, more granular data;
— Aan upgraded Barge Dashboard, including additional rivers and locks;
— And a web version of the 2021 Agricultural Transportation Research Compendium, highlighting the main findings and methods from recent research between 2015 and 2021.