Home Skip to main content

Research Reports
Report Details

Title:Alternative Methods and Costs of Positioning Wheat Produced in North Dakota for Export
Authors:Dennis Ming
Publication Date:Dec 1984
Report #:DP-57
TRID #:01788161
Keywords:costs, exports, handling and storage, location, wheat
Type:Research Report – Department Publications


The main purpose of this paper is to explore alternative methods of positioning wheat produced in the state at export locations. Specific objectives are to: 1) identify potential routes and modes which would be utilized to position wheat produced in North Dakota for export; 2) develop and identify associated transportation costs of positioning wheat at export locations; 3) define and identify specific charges associated with handling wheat at export locations; and 4) describe the export port capabilities in terms of handling facilities and general port characteristics.

NDSU Dept 2880P.O. Box 6050Fargo, ND 58108-6050