Delivering trailblazing technologies to modernize a century-old industry; making your job easier


MINNEAPOLIS, MN  April 10, 2018—Basin Commerce Inc., Excelsior, MN, is pleased to announce its participation in and Diamond-level sponsorship of the 2018 Inland Rivers, Ports and Terminals (IRPT) Annual Conference, April 24-26, 2018 in Cincinnati, OH.

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Join Basin Commerce at the 2018 IRPT Annual Conference—Booth F! See why over 250 providers have already jumped on board the Basin Provider Network and are enjoying the same marketplace efficiencies that modern technologies have already delivered to just about every other industry. Learn first hand why Basin is generating a whole lot of buzz in the bulk freight logistics industry. Throughout the three-day conference, Basin will be offering custom demonstrations of its iBookFreightsm and BargeTrackersm platforms. And, we invite all attendees to meet and hear from Basin Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Tom Venable who will be featured as a quest speaker on Thursday, April 26—from 10:30-11am.

Join us; we look forward to seeing you there!

About Basin Commerce, Inc.

Basin Commerce, Inc. has created the industry’s first and only online quoting, booking and logistics management platform for buyers of bulk freight logistics services. Basin Commerce brings the century-old manual process of bidding and buying bulk freight into the 21st Century through its technology-driven booking engine, iBookFreight. The iBookFreight platform delivers a smarter way for shippers to secure cost-effective, end-to-end solutions for their bulk freight transportation needs—including the coordination of bulk freight logistics via barges, terminals, trucks, and storage. Described in the press as the “Uber of Barges,” iBookFreight simplifies the bidding and buying process for shippers by leveraging the Basin Provider Network, then provides the ability to manage the process—quote-to-delivery—with unsurpassed visibility through the industry’s only real-time online cross-carrier tracking platform, BargeTracker. Hey, if you can use an app to hail a ride, you can book a barge and track it to the minute. It’s just that easy…and about time; don’t you think?