Great Lakes carriers still delivering iron ore

Jan 03, 2014 | 03:54 PM | Corinna Petry

Tags  iron ore shipments, Great Lakes, Lake Carriers Association, Ports of Indiana, Glen Nekvasil, Corinna Petry

CHICAGO — With the help of U.S. Coast Guard ice breakers, iron ore carriers continue to ply the Great Lakes.

"The navigation season is not over. It’s tough sledding on the lakes—it’s a real, real winter," said Glen Nekvasil, vice president of the Lake Carriers Association, Rocky River, Ohio. "We are having lots of delays, and that will impact the amount of cargo moving in January."....

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