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First-half 2023 limestone shipments to U.S. and Canadian ports totals 8.06 million tons this year, according to the Lake Carriers’ Association. Photo: Lake Carriers’ Association

Great Lakes limestone shipments down in first half of year

July 7, 2023 By

The Lake Carriers’ Association reports that shipments are down about 17 percent through six months of 2023.

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According to the Lake Carriers' Association (LCA), shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes in May were down 25.5 percent compared to a year earlier. Photo: LCA

Great Lakes limestone trade down in May

June 12, 2023 By

Limestone trade on the Great Lakes in May totaled 2.9 million tons, a 25.5 percent drop from May 2022 and 24.5 percent below the month’s five-year average.

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Shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes dropped 3.7 percent compared to a year earlier. Photo: LCA

Great Lakes limestone trade dips in September

October 21, 2022 By

Limestone shipments on the Great Lakes totaled 3.5 million tons in September, with loadings from U.S. quarries accounting for 2.9 million tons of the total.

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Great Lakes limestone trade up in August

September 7, 2022 By

Limestone shipments from the nation’s Great Lakes jumped more than 5 percent last month.

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Aggregate shipments trending in right direction on Great Lakes

August 9, 2022 By

The Lake Carriers’ Association reports that shipments were up nearly 5 percent last month versus July 2021.

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Great Lakes limestone trade up in June

July 13, 2022 By

The Lake Carriers’ Association says shipments of limestone on the Great Lakes totaled 3.8 million tons in June, slightly up from a year earlier.

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The Sunrock Group names mining director

February 22, 2022 By

In his new position with The Sunrock Group, Ryan Emo is responsible for all aggregate operations in the U.S. and Canada.

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OSSGA conference shifts to virtual format

January 4, 2022 By

The Ontario Stone, Sand & Gravel Association’s (OSSGA) annual Operations, Health & Safety Seminar, scheduled for this month, will now be held virtually following a new measure by the Government of Ontario in Canada.

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Great Lakes limestone trade up in October

November 10, 2021 By

Limestone shipments on the Great Lakes hit 3.6 million tons in October, up 8.3 percent compared to a year ago, per the Lake Carriers’ Association.

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