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Moving Grain: Low Water Disrupts Barge Traffic on Illinois River

Moving Grain: Low Water Disrupts Barge Traffic on Illinois River

👤From USDA 🕔Sep 22, 2017

Low Water Conditions Disrupting Barge Traffic On September 17, low water conditions closed a section of the Illinois River near La Grange Lock and Dam. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is planning to begin dredging the Illinois River on

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Moving Grain: Total Export Inspections Rebound

Moving Grain: Total Export Inspections Rebound

👤From USDA 🕔Jun 15, 2017

Total Inspections of Grain Rebound and Remain Well Above-Average in PNW For the week ending June 8, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from major U.S. export regions reached 2.4 million metric tons (mmt), up 18

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Moving Grain: Bulk Ocean Freight Rates Highest Since 2014

Moving Grain: Bulk Ocean Freight Rates Highest Since 2014

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 20, 2017

Bulk Ocean Freight Rates Highest Since 2014 Ocean freight rates for shipping bulk grains reached the highest level since December 2014. As of April 13, the rate for shipping a metric ton (mt) of grain from the U.S. Gulf to

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Moving Grain: High Water Slows Navigation on Upper Mississippi, Illinois Rivers

Moving Grain: High Water Slows Navigation on Upper Mississippi, Illinois Rivers

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 7, 2017

High Water Slows Navigation on the Upper Mississippi and Illinois Rivers Recent rain events in the Midwest have raised Mississippi and Illinois River levels to high water conditions. Parts of the Illinois River are at flood stage resulting in reduced

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