Number of Brazilian states with wildcat trucker strikes rises to 14

According to the Ministry of Infrastructure, no full roadblocks have been registered at any of these points.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Truckers paralyzed sections of highways in at least 14 states on Wednesday, September 8 - a day after protests called by President Jair Bolsonaro - according to a report released at 8:30 PM yesterday by the Ministry of Infrastructure.

By late afternoon on Wednesday, the Federal Highway Police (PRF) had recorded truckers protests on federal highways in 8 states - according to reports released by the Ministry of Infrastructure, none of these points were completely blocked.

The protests recorded by the PRF by 5:30 PM occurred in Bahia, Espírito Santo, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso . . .

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