South America

17 Jul 2017
In its tight competition with Paranagua for the title of chicken export capital of the world, Itajai will need to be able to handle larger tonnage if it is to succeed.
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.
07 Apr 2017
Whoever wins the bidding would gain access to a Brazilian flag, which would allow them to operate along the Brazilian and Mercosur coastline.
04 Apr 2017
The parking lot should be up and running by some time in 2019.
30 Mar 2017
Hong Kong, China, Egypt, and Chile have modified their all-out ban of Brazilian beef exports to focus only on rejecting shipments from 21 packing plants.
28 Mar 2017
New equipment at Tecon Rio Grande worth $40 million should help the south Brazilian port handle growing volume.