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December 14, 2016
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November 7, 2001
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July 29, 1953
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The fallowing numbers o? -ent ty railroad tars ware. in April 1953: 1... ,, /,ASR (Brest Litovbk}' 6,086 boxcars 20 flatcars 4,798 gondola cars 120 refrigerator Poland 1,162 gondola cars ~s s H for grail for' ore cars = for butter for coal 60 refrigerator cars for meat 1 2. A total of 98 e:apty boxcars were dispatched to East Gernany from Czechoslovakia for the shipment of potash. 2 25X1A 25X1A Approved For Release 2002/01/03 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA001800180004-9 CLASSIFICATION SECRET/C011TROI, - IT. S, OTFICI L C;;bx CENTRAL. INTELLIGENCE AGENCY REPORT NO. INFORMATION REPORT CD NO COUNTRY East Gerr any ,- :JUBJECT PLACE ACQUIRED DATE OF iNFO. Re.ilroncd Cars Pisratcha Out of Est Germany 25X1A DATE DISTR. 29 July 1953 O. OF PAGES 1 NO, OF ENCLS. U 9ELQNL .: SUPPLEMENT TO REPORT NO. A THIS IS UNEVALUATED INFORMATION 25X1X ms OOCUHRNT COHTAIRE IFO11NATIOfi AFFECTING THE NATIONAL DEFENSE OF THE UNITED UTAig . W1T}1III T1lt BEAMING OF TITLE T3. SECTIONS 703 ARD 794. OF THE U ~ S. CODE. AS ARL'NDED. IITSS TRANEtt3SlON OR REYEL- PIMON ATIONCONTRIPI 15 ROHISITEO NY ~ TH4 R9 PAD OC CT TId '7'llT! VbD'Y-RSPSOI' SIfli . LAW 1N Comment. As coa"tared with March 1953, the present report indicates v ollowing changes: USSR: The number of boxcars used for grain increased by als.ost 200 percent, The number of flatcars decreased by 90 percent and that of gondola cars used for ore and the number of refrigerator cars also decreased considerably. Poj_4n4,t The nt :ber of gondola cars used for coal decreased by 50 percent ltrae,n~.a; The ..ber of refrigerator cars increased considerably. 2, Comment. As correred with March 1953, the number of boxcars used for potash decreased considerably, probably beca*;se the East German Railroads were able to ship the potash in German cars. Approved For Release 2002/01/03 : CIA-RDP80-0081OA001800180004-9