TecPlata launches new Brazil-Asia feeder service

TecPlata, International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s (ICTSI) business unit at the Ports of La Plata and Sta. Fe has launched a new barge feeder service. The service was launched on 9 December 2021 and will have a minimum of two calls per month between Sta. Fe and La Plata that will provide provide superior connectivity […]

New Espírito Santo port to reduce ‘undesired’ reliance on Brazilian Southeast

The new mega-vessel port in Espírito Santo, Brazil, will build on the nation’s strategy to move away from an “undesired” concentration of port activities in the Brazilian Southeastern axis. Brazilian ports are facing a transformation process in its infrastructure sector and awaiting the approval of an under-appraisal cabotage bill to improve container distribution across its […]

Brazilian government green-lights $335 million mega-vessel port in Espírito Santo

The Brazilian government has given the go-ahead for industrial group Imetame Logística to build a port complex in the south-eastern state of Espírito Santo. The Department of Coordination and Governance of the Patrimony of the Ministry of Economy Union (SPU/ME) authorised the company to build, install and operate the private port complex. Imetame will invest […]

ICTSI subsidiary to improve trade with new service

ICTSI subsidiary launches new service to improve trade in Brazil

International Container Terminal Services Inc. (ICTSI) Brazilian subsidiary ICTSI Rio Brazil and the Tora Group have launched a new service for consolidated import cargos bound for Betim in Minas Gerais. The terminal operator said the service will be designed to cater to all industry segments and will handle different cargo types ranging from manufactured products […]

Kalmar to deliver Gloria reachstackers to Brazilian operator Bandeirantes Deicmar

Kalmar will supply Brazilian logistics operator Bandeirantes Deicmar Logística Integrada S.A. (Bandeirantes Deicmar) with five Kalmar Gloria reachstackers in Q3 of 2021. Bandeirantes Deicmar joined forces at the Port of Santos in 2018 and are the latest customer in Kalmar’s growing Latin American market. Washington Flores Junior, Director-President, Bandeirantes Deicmar, said, “We made the decision […]