Market Analysis Insights The global barge transportation market size is estimated at USD 164.20 billion by 2028. It is projected to progress at a steady CAGR of 3.9%. Rising demand for petrochemical products across developed as well as developing countries is one of the primary growth stimulants for the market. Benefits associated with barge transportation in terms of costs, efficiency, and safety and security of cargo are also expected to propel the market. Market Segment • Type of Cargo • Liquid cargo • Gaseous cargo • Dry cargo • Barge Fleet • Covered barge • Open barge • Tank barge • Application • Coal • Crude and petroleum products • Liquid chemicals • Food pulp and other liquids • Agricultural products • Metal ores and fabricated metal products • Pharmaceuticals • Dry and gaseous chemicals • LPG, CNG, and other gaseous products • Electronics and digital equipment • Others • Barge Activities • Intracoastal Transportation • Inland water Transportation The above segmentation is covered for all countries and regions listed below • North and South America o U.S. o Canada o Mexico o Brazil o Rest of Americas • Europe o Germany o France o U.K. o Italy o Spain o Rest of Europe • Asia Pacific o China o Japan o India o Australia o Rest of APAC Middle East and Africa Vendor Landscape Competitive Research Some of the key industry participants are ABC India Limited, American Commercial Barge Liner (ACBL), Alter Logistics, Continental AG, AMERICAN COMMERCIAL LINES LLC, ARGOSY INTERNATIONAL. ATS, Inc., Blessey Marine Services, Inc., Bouchard Transportation, Campbell Transportation Company, Inc, Canal Barge, Contargo Waterway Logistics BV, Crounse Corporation, Heartland Barge and Ingram Marine Group.