The Government has announced the creation of an “inter-institutional logistics cabinet” to develop a “Master Plan.” Instead of more paper plans, the Government needs to tackle obstacles and facilitate the private sector to get on with the job so that the logistics sector will evolve in response to the realities of the industry.
First came the wheel, then sail, steam locomotion and, finally, the wing. These combinations led to what is now known [...]
SERVICIOSENPANAMA.COM Lic. Oliver Laprea Estudios de Maestría (UP) “Desarrollo del Sector Marítimo de Panamá” Énfasis: Empresas Navieras
Panama has benefited over time from its geographical position, from the discovery of the South Sea by Vasco Nuñez de Balboa in 1513 to the completion of the Canal Expansion by the middle of 2015. History has shown that major transit movement directly contributes to the Panamanian economy and that Panama is a natural, strategic point for setting [...]
The Manager of the Colón Free Zone, Surse Pierpoint, participated in the ceremonial act of “Signing a Cooperation Agreement” between Houston and Colón, made by the Mayor of the District of Colon, Federico Policani, and the Mayor of Houston, Annise D. Parker, to strengthen relations and carry out works that benefit the province.
Houston Mayor Parker explained that the importance of the signing of this agreement is to exchange knowledge with local authorities and to [...]
A project for a new Atlantic Mega Transshipment Port (MTA) in Costa Rica, could move to its next phase in 2015, with the start of feasibility studies.
This would be the first stage of a dry canal proposed by the Amega company to connect cargo movements between the Pacific and Atlantic oceans.
While the rest of the dry canal has failed to develop, the mega port itself would be profitable, it was stated by Jose [...]