Category Archives: Port of Montana

Transload Services can Lower Shipping Costs

Lower your transportation costs by including rail in your supply chain.  With the Port as a partner, you don’t have to have tracks at your door to access rail, because we do, and we specialize in service personalized to meet your individual needs. Some of the products we handle are: Standard Rail Commodities: Lumber, metals, paper, rebar bundles, […]

Distributing Service

The Port is located at the Junction of I15 and I90, making it an excellent location for regional distribution. Some commodities regularly distributed through our facility to multiple outlets include building materials, liquid road de-icer, fertilizer, fuel and automobiles. Products can be brought in on rail, on truck or on a combination of rail and […]

NAWLA Traders Market 2016

Mark your calendars!  We are looking forward to seeing you at our booth in Las Vegas at the North American Wholesale Lumber Association (NAWLA click here:  http://www.nawla.org/) Traders Market October 26-28. See how the Port’s successful track record in distributing & transloading lumber products throughout Montana, Wyoming and Idaho can simplify your supply chain and save […]

Efficiency of Rail

We recently ran across an excellent article that highlights the environmental efficiency of rail that we’d like to share. The New Mexico Transloading blog reminds us of the basics we sometimes forget, that in addition to being more economical than long haul trucking, rail shipping uses less fuel and helps reduce greenhouse emissions. The Port […]

Memorial Day Hours

The Port of Montana will be closed for Memorial Day, Monday, May 30.  We will resume normal hours of operation on Tuesday, May 31 at 7 am. Have a safe and happy holiday!