US Great Lakes waterway opens early

By Wayne Yamada
Published: Thursday, 16 June 2016

The Atlantic-Great Lakes waterway sees early kaolin, potash, salt and gypsum activity, with dry bulk shipments up 5% y-o-y.

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The Soo Locks between Lake Superior and the St Marys River US (Source: US Army Corps of Engineers)
The Atlantic-Great Lakes waterway in North America has opened two weeks early because of warmer-than-average weather, and it has already seen industrial mineral shipments.

"During the first nine weeks of the...

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