BUILDING THE SOO LOCKThe Lynchpin for the Great Lakes
The Evolution & Innovation of Great Lakes Shipping
2020 GREAT LAKES
A Designated Essential Industry for America
MOVING CRITICAL CARGO
Vital raw materials ensuring national economic security
Great Lakes Shipping
Since 1880, Lake Carriers’ has represented the U.S.-flag Great Lakes fleet, which, today, moves more than 90 million tons of cargo annually. The cargos — including iron ore, limestone, coal, cement, and other dry bulk materials such as salt, sand and grain — are the foundation of American industry, infrastructure, and power.