After two successful editions of the Latin America Port Expansion Summit in Peru & Colombia, Lnoppen will host its 3rd edition this time in Mexico, with Latinports as Associated Partner, as on the previous occasions.
Category: Previous Events
The Leading Ports & Logistics Conference for Latin America Panama City
Sheraton Grand Hotel – June 28 & 29, 2017
One year after the third of locks came into operation in the Panama Canal, Latin American ports plans are becoming real, with new projects as well as new needs for update and modernize facilities, opening wide business opportunities.
The completion of the Panama Canal expansion; and the recent bankruptcy of Hanjin Shipping are the two seismic events of the decade. Ocean carriers APL and MSC join port operator PSA to assess the effects cascading through the global supply chain.
Highlighted the crisis of port industry as a result of the static of the foreign trade and therefore of the containers movement, warning about the oversizing of the sector during times of crisis that has led to failures such as Tecplata in Argentina and La Union in El Salvador.