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Ports of Indiana Receives Marine Highway Project Designation from U.S. Secretary of Transporation

[April 18, 2019] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Ports of Indiana has received recognition from United States Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao for its leadership role in the development and

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Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor and Federal Marine Terminals Extend Partnership

[February 8, 2019] PORTAGE, Ind. – The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor is extending its partnership with Federal Marine Terminals (FMT), the port’s long-time stevedore and marine terminal operating company, through

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Ports of Indiana barges into the record books after 2018 cargo shipments boost it to its best year in history

[January 25, 2019] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Unprecedented tonnage increases from cargoes moving through the state of Indiana’s three-port system made 2018 the best year in the organization’s history. The Ports

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Record cargo shipments catapult Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon to best year in its history

[January 28, 2019] MOUNT VERNON, Ind. – The Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon in 2018 registered the greatest volume of cargo through the port since it opened in 1976, handling 9.6

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Governor Holcomb declares Great Lakes Maritime Day

[December 14, 2018] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Ports of Indiana this week hosted key leaders from the Great Lakes maritime industry to highlight the critical role of maritime commerce to

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TANKS, A LOT!

[September 14, 2018] PORTAGE, Ind. – At the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor, it was smooth “ale-ing” this week for the bulk carrier M/V Federal Mackinac as it arrived carrying 12

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Ports of Indiana wins top steel industry honor

[August 24, 2018] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The American Metal Market has named Ports of Indiana the Logistics/Transportation Provider of the Year for 2018. The ninth annual Awards for Steel Excellence

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Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon shipments set historic record

[August 21, 2018] MOUNT VERNON, Ind. – Record-breaking demands for coal and agriculture products propelled the Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon into historic territory with more barge shipments in the first

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CGB Celebrates Completion of Soybean Processing Plant Expansion

[August 8, 2018] MOUNT VERNON, Ind. – Consolidated Grain and Barge Co. (CGB), a global leader in the grain and transportation industries since 1970, today announced the completion of its

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New report shows Indiana accounts for over half of U.S. economic activity attributable to Great Lakes shipping

[July 20, 2018] A new study released by the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Seaway maritime industry shows Indiana plays a crucial role in cargo shipping on this binational navigation

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