Great Lakes Seaway shipping is an economic driver for the United States and Canada

Great Lakes Seaway shipping is the greenest way to move goods

Great Lakes Seaway shipping is the safest mode of transportation

Economy

Great Lakes Seaway shipping supports 237,000 jobs in the United States and Canada

Sustainability

Ships are the most fuel-efficient way to move cargo with the least greenhouse gas emissions.

Safety

Safety is our first priority. Over the last decade 99% of vessel trips were accident free.

The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership

The Great Lakes Seaway Partnership brings together leading U.S. and Canadian maritime organizations working to enhance public understanding of the economic, environmental and safety benefits of marine transportation.