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The Criton Corporation was established in 1992 with the sole focus of providing the inland barge industry with the most current and comprehensive information on developments which affect river commerce. Our web site exists in order that more river industry professionals might have access to the potential of our research and analysis. We value your comments and suggestions and look forward to hearing from you. If you are not yet a RTN subscriber, we invite you to download a couple of past issues and find out how becoming part of the RTN network can benefit your business or organization.


“Summer Ohio River Tow”

Inside a Recent Issue: March 16, 2015

  • SEACOR Reports Strong Results for Barge Unit
  • Midwest Crude Volumes Continue Slide in Q4 2014
  • USDA Raises US Corn ’14/15 Forecast
  • Associated Completes St. James Acquistion
  • January Lower Mississippi Coal Exports
  • Updated Spot Barge Rates

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    Joe Pyne
    Chairman and CEO
    Kirby Corporationkirby

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    American Commercial Lines, Inc.ACL