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WCI Produces New Educational Videos That Highlight Inland Waterways’ Connection to Agriculture, Labor Community, Shippers, Corps of Engineers, and Communities

July 9, 2019   Debra Calhoun

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WASHINGTON, DC - As part of its continued effort to help educate audiences about the inland waterways’ connection to agriculture, to the labor community, to freight shippers, to the Corps of Engineers, and to building communities, Waterways Council, Inc. (WCI) has produced a series of short videos. The agriculture-focused video features comments by U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue. View the videos at the links below:


Agriculture Video


Labor/American Workers Video


Shippers Video


Communities Video


Corps of Engineers Video


Waterways Council, Inc. is the national public policy organization advocating a modern and well- maintained national system of ports and inland waterways. The group is supported by waterways carriers, shippers, port authorities, shipping associations, labor and conservation groups, and waterways advocacy groups from all regions of the country.