Ice brings early closure to river shipping Nov 22, 2014 - Star Tribune But the river's early closure means finding alternative ways to get those crops to New Orleans and foreign export markets. Paul to avoid being locked in by ice. For now, rail shipping -- pressured by demands of transporting oil and related goods to and from North Dakota -- has been adequate.
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