The Port of Detroit & Port of Chicago

The GREATER CHICAGO OCEAN FREIGHT DIRECTORY and the PORT OF DETROIT WORLD HANDBOOK are Ocean Freight Directories designed to give you all of the reference information about routing via the St. Lawrence Seaway, Inland Waterway System, or off shore US or Canadian landbridge Ports. Whether you are shipping by Ocean Container, Direct Saltwater Vessel ( Bulk or Breakbulk ) or Barge, these annual guides are your “yellow pages” source to the Industrial – Agricultural Midwest.

Whether you are moving:

  • A shipload of Wheat from Iowa to Russia
  • Steel Coils from Brazil to Detroit
  • A full container of Machine Parts from Indianapolis, IN to Sydney, Australia
  • Less than Containerload – LCL Amish Quilts from Columbus, OH to the United Kingdom.

Each of our two publications have more than 150 specific reference categories designed to easily meet your particular shipment demands.


25% of all United States Exports originate
from points of origin on the map below.






Regions Covered
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Greater Chicago
Ocean Freight Directory

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Port of Detroit
World Handbook
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