Government Wants to Boost Cruise Ship Tourism in Brazil

According to the Infrastructure Minister, there are not enough port terminals exclusively aimed for tourists in Brazil. The minister wants to increase the number of tourist cruises operating on the Brazilian coast from seven to 40 by the end of 2022.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Infrastructure Minister Tarcísio Freitas said he wants to increase the number of tourist cruises operating on the Brazilian coast from seven to forty by the end of 2022 when President Jair Bolsonaro's current term ends. In other words, an increase of 471.4 percent.

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