News Archive

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more

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

Read more