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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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Ports of Indiana names new CEO following retirement of Rich Cooper

[June 13, 2018] INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Vanta E. Coda II has been named as the Ports of Indiana’s next chief executive officer to replace Rich Cooper following his retirement, effective

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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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