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FreightCar America, Inc. manufactures railcars and railcar components. The company is headquartered in Chicago, Illinois and currently employs 1,077 full-time employees. The firm operates in the Manufacturing segment. The firm designs and manufactures a range of railcar types for transportation of bulk commodities and containerized freight products primarily in North America, including open top hoppers, covered hoppers, and gondolas along with intermodal and non-intermodal flat cars. The firm manufactures aluminum-bodied railcars, including coal cars. The Manufacturing segment includes new railcar manufacturing, used railcar sales, railcar leasing and major railcar rebuilds. The firm refurbishes and rebuilds railcars, and sells forged, cast and fabricated parts for all of the railcars. The firm also leases freight cars through its JAIX Leasing Company subsidiary. The firm’s railcar manufacturing facilities are located in Cherokee, Alabama (Shoals), Danville, Illinois and Roanoke, Virginia.