NWF, MarAd release study on unscheduled lock outages

A new study by the US Maritime Commission on the problems with lock outages in our inland river waterways. If we don’t maintain the locks, we lose competitive advantage in agricultural products particularly; for instance costs of exporting soybeans goes up and lets Brazil become the cheapest source.

I’ve included a link to the pdf of the study below.

American Shipper   via NWF, MarAd release study on unscheduled lock outages

BY HAILEY DESORMEAUX |THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 02, 2017

PDF of study:

Lock Outage NWF_FINAL_REPORT 2017

One response to “NWF, MarAd release study on unscheduled lock outages

  1. Is this really reliable

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