The most detailed guide to Great Lakes shipping available!


  • Hard-cover in handy 6″ x 9″ size
  • 28 tabs provide quick, easy reference
  • Includes detailed information not available from any other source
  • Updated annually
  • All advertisements run in full-color at no additional cost
  • Release April, 2019

Greenwood’s Guide is utilized by all segments of the shipping industry — owners, operators, agents, governments, libraries, suppliers, import-export, terminal operators, overseas shippers and more.

Greenwood’s Guide is available in high-quality print and as a PDF download.

Tab Sections
Terms & AssumptionsOre Docks
FleetsCoal Docks
Bulk FreightersStone, Sand & Dry Bulk Cargo Docks
Self-UnloadersGeneral Cargo Docks & Stevedoring
Tank VesselsLiquid Cargo Docks & Bunkering
Tugs, Towing & SalvageShipyards - Dry Docks
Cargo Barges & Crane VesselsRepair & Equipment Providers
Package Freighters, Cars & Passenger FerriesOperational Services
Research & Government VesselsProfessional Services
Longevity & Size TablesSteamship Agents/Brokers, Forwarders/Stevedores
Fuel Used by Vessels & HorsepowerSecurity & Tolls
Compartment CapacitiesEducation & Training
Port Profiles & MileageContacts
Grain ElevatorsPort, Vessel & Advertiser Index