The Mississippi Valley Trade & Transport Council

The Mississippi Valley Trade & Transport Council (MVTTC) is based in New Orleans, Louisiana, in the heart of the Lower Mississippi - the World's busiest port complex.  Our member companies are involved in the production, consumption, handling, sales and distribution of millions of tons of commerce including aggregates, cement, coal, coke, fertilizers, grain, liquid bulk, industrial minerals, raw materials, iron and steel commodities and general cargo.

The MVTTC promotes commerce throughout the Mississippi River system by bringing together the broad spectrum of river users and related transportation entities and by providing this core leadership  timely information and the value of a closely integrated and professional industry network . About MVTTC


About Continental Cement -

A wholly-owned subsidiary of Summit Materials (NYSE: SUM). We have two cement manufacturing facilities located in Davenport, Iowa, and Hannibal, Missouri, with ten distribution facilities along the Mississippi River from St Paul, Minnesota, to New Orleans, Louisiana.  Our corporate office is located at 16100 Swingley Ridge Rd, Chesterfield, MO 63017.

About Harbor Towing and Fleeting, LLC

Harbor Towing and Fleeting, LLC is a New Orleans, LA based Towboat and Barge Fleeting company operating on the Mississippi River. We manage four towing vessels, ranging from 800 hp to 1800 hp within the inland waterways. Harbor also operates Star Fleet, a red-flag barge fleeting facility in Algiers, LA.

Founded in 1970 by Gerald D. Clower, Harbor Towing continues to expand and grow through innovation in the marine transportation industry, while maintaining a high level of personal interaction in a family business environment.