Brazil strikers in action already

Even beforfe the World Cup gets under way, Brazil's strikers are already in action. However, the strikers in question are not on the football field, but are disgruntled stevedores, who are planning to stage an indefinite walkout from 10 June, warns Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS). The action by the Union of Stevedores is expected to affect stevedore operations in all ports across Brazil could seriously delay cargo unless an early ... [+]

Two more stations for FedEx in Brazil

FedEx Express has opened its first station in Belo Horizonte, Brazil and its second in Rio de Janeiro. The new Rio facility is in the Barra da Tijuca region on Avenida das Américas, more convenient for many areas of the city than the existing site at Olaria, which however is ... [+]

Brazil buy for Kerry

Kerry Logistics has bought a majority stake in Brazil-based logistics and customs brokerage company Braservice. Founded in 1991, Braservice has provides supply chain solutions focused on the Brazilian and Latin American markets, with a special focus on FMCG, automotive, fashion and lifestyle. Its network of seventeen offices throughout Brazil include ... [+]

Cargolux adds Manaus

Cargolux Airlines has added Manaus, Brazil, to its network. The weekly service departs Luxembourg on Saturdays at 18:00 arriving, via São Paulo at 05:20 the next day. It then operates via Quito, Bogota and Maastricht. Manaus, the capital of the region is also a free trade zone that has developed into one ... [+]

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