The Paducah & Louisville Railway directly serves over 90 Kentucky industries and handles goods to/from many others---those open to reciprocal switch at Louisville and Paducah. The PAL's traffic base is very diversified. We serve many chemical plants and other manufacturing companies, several coal mines, numerous clay and stone quarries, lumber and propane distributors, farm and mine equipment suppliers, warehouses, transloads, bulk terminals, riverports, and one military base.
A look at our Industries Served gives you an idea of the broad range of products the PAL transports every day. Whether handling our customers’ goods in large unit trains or small “locals,” we devote ourselves to the safe, efficient movement of freight over our railroad and top-notch, personal service, tailored to fit our customers’ needs.