Daily Archives: April 11, 2012

Challenges for Latin American Ports to Lower Their Logistics Costs

At the first session of the day – “El Desafío de los Puertos Latinoamericanos para bajar sus costos logísticos: La Visión de las Autoridades Portuarias” at the 21st congreso latini americano de puertos

Domingo Chinea (Port of Buenaventura, Colombia), Rafael Plaza Perdomo (Port of Esmeraldas, Ecuador) and Valentin Moran (Port of Bahia Blanca, Argentina) present their views on the how the ports can lower their logistics costs and become more competitive. A common thread between their presentations is the cost of the movement of the goods from the port to the hinterland.