2018 Archived News

Mount Vernon shipments drive record first quarter for Ports of Indiana

[May 16, 2018] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Ports of Indiana set a record for first quarter shipments in 2018, handling 3.2 million tons at all three ports. The Port of […]

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Governor Holcomb Strengthens Infrastructure, Business Relationships in Quebec

[March 28, 2018] MONTREAL – Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Indiana Secretary of Commerce Jim Schellinger concluded the Canada economic development mission in Quebec today, advancing international partnerships in logistics […]

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Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor plans for major growth after landmark year

[March 8, 2018] PORTAGE, Ind. – The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor completed a landmark year in 2017 and is poised for significant future growth as a result of several historic […]

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Pink barge “Big Hope 1” promotes cancer research on first visit to Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor

[February 19, 2018] PORTAGE, Ind. – The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor welcomes a unique visitor today. Big Hope 1, a bright pink barge owned by Ceres Barge Line, makes its […]

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Ports of Indiana completes unprecedented four-year growth run

[February 14, 2018] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Ports of Indiana handled 11.8 million tons in 2017, resulting in a 5 percent increase from 2016 and the second-highest annual shipment total […]

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Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon records all-time high cargo shipments

[February 8, 2018] MOUNT VERNON, Ind. – The Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon handled more cargo in 2017 than any port in the 57-year history of Indiana’s port system. This was […]

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Ports of Indiana hires East Coast port executive with Indiana roots to lead Jeffersonville port

[February 1, 2018] JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. – A former North Carolina Ports executive with Indiana-ties has been named port director for the Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville. Jeff Miles, a born-and-raised Hoosier and […]

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