Daily archive for April 4, 2018


Several big items occurred today! Freight weakened today (finally) and nearby basis levels responded to today’s board drops. The Gulf still needs more time to work through the dysfunction caused by winter, high water, low water, ice, lock closures and tow size limitations.  There are still a […]

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BIDS 4/4/18

**Big trade tension wrinkles this am! China says it is going to place new retaliatory tariffs on US import goods over the next several months.  This came just after the US announced that we would implement import tariffs on Chinese import products amounting to $50 billion.  The […]

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