South America

28 Jun 2017
The long-neglected south Brazilian port of Imbituba has secured its first deep-sea contract in more than two years.
29 May 2017
Rates on Asia-South America East Coast has soared to its highest level ever recorded as disciplined capacity management by carriers continues to support the spot market.
24 May 2017
Julian Thomas, CEO of Hamburg Sud in the East Coast of South America, said the first-quarter figures are “impressive indeed.”
21 May 2017
Labor actions have already caused delays at Santo marine terminals by putting thousands of containers in limbo because they can't be cleared.
16 May 2017
Shippers in Brazil are facing cargo delays at all the main ports Tuesday and Wednesday.
01 May 2017
All-in freight rates on the Asia to ECSA trade lane appear to be settling in at levels at least double what they were during the last bidding season.
28 Apr 2017
The strike hit Santos with “paralysis and dislocations.”
27 Apr 2017
“Every port will be on strike.”
19 Apr 2017
Brazilian President Michel Temer is following through on a promise to privatize Brazilian port authorities.
13 Apr 2017
The northeast Brazilian port of Suape is seeking developers of what could become the country’s most valued container terminal.
11 Apr 2017
The fire at MRS Logistica’s Station of Light caused severe damage to several buildings and disrupted services to the busiest container port in Brazil.