Join us for the 2023 Winter Meeting in Lombard, IL., January 17-19, 2023!

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MARS 2023 Winter Meeting

Join us on the dates of January 18-19 to attend the 259th meeting of MARS at the Westin Lombard Yorktown Center in Lombard, IL.

Midwest Association of Rail Shippers

The Midwest Association of Rail Shippers is headquartered in the Chicago area. General membership comes from the provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan and the states of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

Its objective is to provide an open forum for resolving transportation and car supply issues, coupled with programs designed to educate and inform the membership in areas of railroad operating practices, freight car supply, new innovations in transportation and legislative matters. Meetings are held twice a year, in January and July. Dues are $25 per year.

NEW MARS Advisory Group

MARS Young Professionals Committee provides Transportation & Rail Professionals as an opportunity to increase engagement and career development for those moving up through the ranks in the rail shipping community through social networking and volunteer opportunities. Professionals who are under 40 and looking to be more involved with the Midwest Association of Rail Shippers can learn more and join at this link.