Tecon expands

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Tecon Salvador, one of the leading box terminal operators in the northeast of Brazil, and located in the state of Bahia, handled 289,000 TEU...

Brazilian ports on target for 5M TEU

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Ports in Brazil will handle 5M TEU in 2011, up 10% over 2010, according to a forecast from SĂ©rgio SalomĂŁo, president of the Brazilian Asso...

IFC loan for Tecon Salvador

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Tecon Salvador, a subsidiary of Wilson Sons, has secured an US$80M loan from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to finance the expa...

War over different visions of the future

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Plans to change the law and open up ports in Brazil to more private investment, including at new greenfield sites, have split the business c...