Accession Number : ADA951746

Title :   Grain Traffic Analysis to Accompany Great Lakes Harbors Study.

Corporate Author : CORPS OF ENGINEERS CHICAGO ILL NORTH CENTRAL DIV

Report Date : JUN 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 154

Abstract : As a supporting document to the Great Lakes Harbors Study, this report is used to determine the advisability of additional harbor improvements for deep draft commerce. It examines existing grain production, sales distribution, and exports lakewise grain traffic, exports of grain at U.S. Great Lakes harbors. It presents a transportation cost analysis, and predicts future U.S. grain exports and Great Lakes grain exports. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Cereals, *Water traffic, Great Lakes, Harbors, Shipping, Exports, International trade, Marine transportation

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE