CMPort will acquire 90% Stake of the Port of Paranaguá in Brazil, from TCP with the purchase price of R$2,891,250,227.92 (equivalent to approximately HK$7,228million).
HANSA HEAVY LIFT has transported five pipe racks and three modules, weighing a total of 1,871.51 metric tonnes and measuring 24,075 m³, for a new FPSO unit off the coast of Brazil.
Executives of Brazil’s state-run oil producer Petroleo Brasileiro SA approved a voluntary layoff program to cut about 12,000 jobs and save 33 billion reais ($9.20 billion) by 2020, the company said in a statement on Friday.
Stevedores in Santos, Brazil’s largest port, have scheduled a 24-hour strike for Monday, demanding wage hike adjustments for inflation as the country’s main commodity markets gear up for the export season.
Denmark’s shipping and oil group A.P. Moller-Maersk said one of its employees in Brazil received a request from authorities last month to provide additional information for a corruption investigation at state-run oil firm Petrobras.