Connect. Learn. Engage.

The Critical Commodities Conference is a dynamic three day conference focused on the efficient transportation of energy products, steel and other raw materials, food, containerized cargo and more. Many of the current challenges that the shipping community faces today are common across several industries and at the CCC, you will learn from a diverse group of industry experts. The CCC is a highly interactive forum with plenty of networking opportunities to see old friends and connect with new ones in America’s most unique city.

Who Attends

  • Barge Lines
  • Logistics Companies
  • Port Authorities & Government Agencies
  • Producers
  • Railroads
  • Shippers
  • Shipping Lines
  • Terminal Operators
  • Transload and Warehouse
  • Truck Lines

Commodity Sectors Represented

  • Agriculture
  • Energy
  • Forest Products
  • Iron and Steel
  • Oil and Gas
  • Petrochemical

Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities

Profile your company and build your brand with exciting promotional opportunities. Please see the sponsorship page for more information or contact us.

Conference Location

The Conference will be held at the New Orleans Downtown Marriott @ the Convention Center. This hotel is housed in a former 19th Century cotton mill in the heart of the vibrant Arts and Warehouse District. The exclusive CCC conference rate is $169 per night + tax. Click here to reserve.

Easy, Online Registration

Register and pay online or by check (see registration tab for more info). Register early for the lowest rate!