Moving Grain: Export Inspections Rise, Still Below Average Jan 16, 2020

🕔Jan 16, 2020
Grain Inspections Up; Wheat and Soybeans Higher For the week ending January 9, total inspections of grain (corn, wheat, and soybeans) for export from all major U.S. export regions reached […]

Moving Grain: Heightened River-Water Levels, Flooding Recovery Dec 26, 2019

🕔Dec 26, 2019
Heading into Winter, Heightened River-Water Levels and Flooding Recovery For the week ending December 21, southbound tows on the Lower Mississippi River continued to be reduced by five loads in […]

Moving Grain: Several Locks Closing on Mississippi, Ohio Rivers Dec 19, 2019

🕔Dec 19, 2019
Several Locks Closing on the Mississippi and Ohio Rivers Multiple lock facilities are currently closed or plan to close before the end of the year to do repair work or […]

Grain Inspection Volume Mixed – DTN Dec 17, 2019

🕔Dec 17, 2019
Corn inspections remained neutral to bearish, soybean inspections were neutral to bullish and wheat inspections were bearish in the latest USDA Export Inspections report, according to DTN Lead Analyst Todd […]

Moving Grain: Downbound, Unloaded Barges Increase Dec 12, 2019

🕔Dec 12, 2019
Downbound and Unloaded Grain Barges Increase For the week ending December 7,876 grain barges were unloaded in the New Orleans area, the highest since December 2018. This number represented a […]

Moving Grain: Barge Volume Remains High, May Slow Soon Dec 5, 2019

🕔Dec 5, 2019
Volume of Grain Moved by Barge Remains High but May Soon Slow For the week ending November 30, 1.02 million tons of grain passed through the locks of the Mississippi […]

Moving Grain: Barge Shipments Reach Yearly High Nov 27, 2019

🕔Nov 27, 2019
Barge Shipments Reach Yearly High Barge shipments have set a new yearly high with 957,863 tons moving through the locks in week 47, the week ending on November 23. Together, […]

Moving Grain: Waterways Symposium Highlights Importance of Infrastructure Nov 15, 2019

🕔Nov 15, 2019
Waterways Symposium Highlights the Importance of Reliable Infrastructure From November 6 to 8, Waterways Conference, Inc. (WCI) held its annual symposium in Pittsburgh, PA, on the theme of “Structuring a […]

Moving Grain: Ocean Freight Rates Lowest in 12 Weeks Nov 7, 2019

🕔Nov 7, 2019
Ocean Freight Rates Hit the Lowest Since the Past 12 Weeks Although still higher than the beginning of the year, ocean freight rates for shipping bulk grain hit the lowest […]

Moving Grain: Vessel Loading Activity Ticking Up Oct 31, 2019

🕔Oct 31, 2019
Grain Vessel Loading Activity Ticking Up Oceangoing grain vessel loading activity in the U.S. Gulf and PNW is trending upward. From the week ending October 3 to the week ending […]

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