CSXT has a library of resources for cross-border shippers moving freight between the United States and Eastern Canada. Use the links on this page to access helpful tools and resources to streamline the cross-border shipping process.

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What can be Shipped via Intermodal Rail?

Intermodal rail moves millions of truckloads of products that consumers and businesses use every day. Inputs such as car parts as well as finished goods such as electronics, household appliances, groceries, alcoholic beverages and retail items, such as clothing, toys and furniture, all move via intermodal rail.

What Kind of Equipment is used for Transcontinental Intermodal Shipments?

CSXT Intermodal ships in 53’ domestic intermodal containers and in 20’ or 40’ international containers. Customers have access to a fleet of rail-owned intermodal containers, or if shipping through a channel partner, can utilize a wide variety of privately owned domestic and international containers.




The Channel Partner Resource Hub is a central location for channel partners to access information on how to plan, ship, trace and pay for intermodal rail shipments. 
For freight brokers, drayage carriers and independent contractors: RailPlus is CSX Transportation’s complete door-to-door intermodal service product. Visit to learn more.