RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The US Treasury Department has included the Mexican-based companies Schlager Business Group and Libre Abordo in the OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control) sanctions list as a result of their links with Venezuela.
According to the US government, these companies are "linked to a network that is trying to circumvent US sanctions against the Venezuelan oil industry."
Six other companies are included in the list:
- Alel Technologies LLC, based . . .