Triunfo Participações e Investimentos reported container traffic at the Portonave terminal in Navegantes, Brazil, in January was 49,414 20-foot-equivalent units
This constituted a 9.6 percent increase year-over-year from 45,102 TEUs in the same month in 2012..
The Brazilian infrastructure firm owns 50 percent of Portonave terminal.
Triunfo also said that Maestra Navegação e Logistica, a joint venture with NYK, handled 2,275 TEUs in January. Maestra operates a small fleet of container ships serving ports along the Brazilian coast.