NGFA Declares Mid-Mississippi River Open as of April 1
Pursuant to NGFA Barge Freight Trading Rule 18(I), the NGFA declared that the mid-Mississippi River opened for navigation as of 7 a.m. April 1.
NGFA Honors Rep. Bob Gibbs with Leadership Award
NGFA honored Rep. Bob Gibbs, R-Ohio, with its 2014 Congressional Leadership Award. The award was given to the congressman for his efforts in fostering an efficient free-market environment and economic growth. It was presented in front of nearly 650 attendees at the association’s 118th annual convention in Hilton Head for which he was the keynote speaker.