By Lise Alves, Senior Contributing Reporter
SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – Although Brazil’s economy has not yet recovered from the worst recession in decades, the Santos Port, largest port complex in Latin America, is forecasting to move a record 120.6 million tons of cargo in 2017, according to Companhia Docas do Estado de São Paulo – CODESP (Santos Port Authority).
“This expectation will imply an increase of 6.3 percent compared to the expected result for 2016,” said CODESP’s CEO Alex Oliva in a statement released this week. If confirmed it will be the third largest result ever . . .