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.