Transportation

Getting to Our Customers—Fast and Safe

IOC’s network of diverse business relationships with major vessel owners and U.S. barge, rail, and truck carriers is at your disposal to utilize when growing your business. We have made our vast resources, including our owned assets, affiliate benefits, and our strategic relationships, available to our customers.

By Rail

IOC Rail Benefits and Capabilities
  • Direct shipping to your preferred warehouse/facility
  • Longstanding relationships with all rail lines
  • Flexible and economical service
  • Exceptional security and support
Chimico Rail – Our Dedicated Railcar Fleet

Through an affiliate, Chimico Rail, a dedicated fleet provides support to IOC & PCI.

PCI Nitrogen Rail Proximity

Our affiliate production facility, PCI, is conveniently serviced by the PTRA, BNSF, and the UP.

By Waterway

Interoceanic Corporation has a long history associated with international waterway and barge distribution. Today, our industry expertise is also applied to domestic shipping and receiving. We are a reliable supplier within the U.S. via barge. IOC markets major products in barge quantities to domestic wholesale and dealer accounts within the U.S. river and inter-coastal waterway systems.

Capabilities
  • We distribute through various vessel classes
  • Liquid and dry barges
PCI Nitrogen Waterway Access

PCI Nitrogen is strategic location on the Houston Ship Channel with dedicated docks. There are deep water docks, dedicated ammonia dock as well as barge loading/unloading docks.

Chimico Logistics – Our Barge Affiliate

Chimico Logistics provides essential waterway support to PCI Nitrogen and other customers in the Texas Gulf Region. One of the few Jones Act Ammonia barges in the Unites States, the vessel ensures safe and reliable delivery of essential raw materials to PCI.

A large barge like an ammonia vessel. IOC can ship ammonia and other products by water on their fleet of barges.
By Ground

IOC’s extensive list of truck partners removes the logistical hassle of finding the appropriate carrier for your needs. We quickly source the right truck and work with you to implement an efficient distribution plan, getting you the product you need when you need it.

Available trucks include

  • Pneumatic Trucks
  • End Dumps
  • Liquid Tank Trucks
  • & Other Types Available
An unmarked liquid tank truck shows that IOC provides an extensive truck fleet to improve distribution.
PCI Nitrogen Truck Loading

PCI Nitrogen offers 24/7 loading for select products, including sulfuric
acid.