Cargo Reports – July 2017 – Limestone from Ports – Text & Tabular

July 31, 2017
July 31, 2017 LCA

Lakes Limestone Trade Up More Than 15 Percent in July

CLEVELAND — Shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes totaled 3.9 million tons in July, an increase of 15.4 percent compared to a year ago. July’s loadings were also slightly ahead of the month’s 5-year average. Loadings from U.S. quarries totaled 3.16 million tons, an increase of 22.3 percent compared to a year ago. Shipments from Canadian quarries totaled 700,000 tons, a decrease of 60,000 tons.

Year-to-date the Lakes limestone trade stands at 12.6 million tons, a decrease of 9.6 percent compared to a year ago. Loadings from Michigan and Ohio quarries total 10.3 million tons, a decrease of 1.4 percent. Shipments from Ontario quarries total 2.35 million tons, a decrease of 13.4 percent.

Contact

Contact Us

Navigate and connect with the Lake Carriers’ Association.

VISIT

Lake Carriers’ Association
25651 Detroit Road
Suite 102
Westlake, OH 44145

CALL

440.333.4444

EMAIL

info@lcaships.com

CONNECT

© 1880-2021 Lake Carriers’ Association. All rights reserved. | About | Contact | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions

Contact