Advantages of Barge Transportation:
Cincinnati Barge & Rail Terminal Helps You Achieve Competitive Advantages in the Marketplace by…
- Offering convenient, reliable access to lower cost long term inter-modal services than trucking
- Reducing time/expenses due to congestion on the highways by diverting Interstate traffic to inter-modal shipping.
- Taking advantage of in-transit storage and just in time deliver to boost profits for shippers and receivers.
- Offering equipment/services to access new markets in the future e.g. to unload ore, pig iron, and related products.
Above images abstracted from A Modal Comparison of Domestic Freight Transportation Effects on the General Public, November, 2007, Texas Transportation Institute, Center for Ports and Waterways.