The Ports of Indiana Commission says the Mount Vernon port was boosted by increases in ethanol, fertilizer and coal shipments last year.
The Ports of Indiana Commission will complete a review by the end of 2018 before finalizing its purchase of the site near Lawrenceburg.
Indiana’s three ports had their second-best start to the year ever in 2017.
A St. Louis-based commercial real estate firm has announced it has purchased Indiana Michigan Power's former coal plant in Lawrenceburg.
The Ports of Indiana is warning about the potentially devastating impact of closing the Great Lakes locks system to deal with the spread of Asian Carp.