Effective rail service is a key connection for Ohio companies to their suppliers and markets worldwide, and is often a requirement for business attraction and retention efforts. ORDC promotes economic opportunities while supporting safety & quality of life concerns across Ohio's extensive rail infrastructure.
At 5,187 miles, Ohio's network of active rail lines is the fourth most extensive in the nation. Ohio's businesses are committed to using Ohio's rail network. The high mileage of rail lines in Ohio reflects the close integration of rail with Ohio's economy.