The port business, as whole, must evolve and go from being simple operators with some logistical capabilities, to become real logistics companies that operate port terminals within its range of activities.
Multiterminais and Grupo Libra, together with the Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro, inaugurate the Port of the Future
With the presence of President Dilma Rousseff, on 12 March opened Port of the Future (Porto do Futuro), becoming Latin America’s largest continuous dock with 1.7 kilometers in length and ability to mobilize two million TEUs.
What happens with the Brazilian regional port authorities (companhias docas) is the same thing that happens in most of the countries of Latin America, reason why must be a depht restructuring by reducing bureaucracy and professionalizing officials, who must have continuity.
They are already ten Brazilians members in Latinports, among corporate, associate and special.