Cargo Reports – May 2020 – Limestone from Ports – Text & Tabular

May 30, 2020
May 30, 2020 LCA

Lakes Limestone Trade Down 18.1 Percent in May

CLEVELAND — Shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes totaled 3.5 million tons in May, a decrease of 18.1 percent compared to a year ago. May’s loadings were also below the month’s 5-year average by 8.75 percent.

Loadings from U.S. quarries totaled 2.7 million tons, a decrease of 20.3 percent compared to a year ago. Shipments from Canadian quarries totaled 802,468 tons, a decrease of 9.9 percent.

Year-to-date the Lakes limestone trade stands at nearly 5.8 million tons, a decrease of 13.4 percent compared to a year ago. Loadings from Michigan and Ohio quarries total 4.7 million tons, a decrease of 13.9 percent. Shipments from Ontario quarries total a little over 1 million tons, a decrease of 11.2 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