Mississippi Barge Traffic Threatened by Low Water

Dec. 11 (Bloomberg) -- Barges carrying soybeans, grain, coal, oil and other commodities on the Mississippi River are reducing their loads to navigate waters shrunk by the worst drought in 50 years. By the end of this month, rock structures in the river near southern Illinois threaten to curtail traffic, according to the National Weather Service. (Source: Bloomberg)
The Top 5 Business News Stories to Watch for Today
22:17 - Bloomberg's Stephanie Ruhle and Matt Miller report on the top five business stories of the day. They speak on "Market Makers." (Source: Bloomberg)
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