Marcon Logística Portuária

Secretariat of Ports advances possibility of greater autonomy in the Port of Paranaguá

Secretariat of Ports advances possibility of greater autonomy in the Port of Paranaguá

The port of Paranaguá was the first in the country to be visited by the new team of the National Secretariat of Ports (SNP), an agency linked to the Ministry of Infrastructure, responsible for the management of the country’s maritime complexes.

The Secretary Mr. Diogo Piloni was in Paraná on Thursday (7) in order to find out the actual physical structure and planning of works and actions for the coming years.

In response to a request filed with the Ministry last month by the State Government, claiming greater autonomy for local management and decentralization of some of the port’s functions, the State Secretary for Infrastructure and Logistics, Mr. Sandro Alex, declares that the visit is important for the delegation process.  Further, he said that the intention is to receive the announcement of delegation to Paranaguá in the first half of this year, proving the high technical level of the administration of Paraná.

The National Secretary explained that the request is being evaluated. He said also that the request is in line with the idea of ​​decentralization of power and autonomy in management, as defended by the National Government.

He understands that port administrations are closer to the problems and the specific needs of each location. In addition to having close contact with potential investors. He adds that the Paraná port is a national highlight and recognized as an example of good management.  

He said that is convinced that the new administration will contribute a lot to keep the Ports of Paraná at the forefront.

GREATER AUTONOMY TO THE PORTS – The possibility of decentralization of powers considers the 574, published on December 26, 2018, by the former Ministry of Transport. The Port Authority Management Index (IGAP) measures 15 different indicators of performance, which can be used to attest to the management capacity of the ports.

For the government financial, accounting, administrative transparency, tax and labor regularity criteria are taken into account, as well as maintenance of waterway accesses.

LEASING OF AREAS – The group also discussed the lease program for two areas in Porto de Paranaguá, one for general cargo handling, mainly for paper and cellulose, and another for ro-ro cargo (vehicles). The announcement is due in March. “These areas were offered last year and now some terms have been revised by the Ministry of Infrastructure. In Paranagua there are some 20 contracts to be revised, however as said above the priority at the moment is the bid for Veihicle and general cargo (paper and cellulose) leasing areas.

}

03.11.2019

Em Destaque

Relacionados

Company Ports of Paraná participates in logistics fair

The public company Portos do Paraná participates, from 17 to 19, in São Paulo, in another edition of Intermodal South America, the largest logistics, cargo transportation and foreign trade fair in Latin America. The Paraná space brings together 23 partner companies...

Quer saber mais?

Entre em Contato

Siga a Marcon

Mercado & Novidades

Últimas Notícias

Jun 17 2024

Ports of Paraná closes ties with Spanish leaders and investors

Public company participated in an exchange in the European country that included business days and visits to port facilities in Madrid, Valencia,...
Jun 10 2024

Brazil makes an agreement with China that could increase coffee exports

The Vice President of the Republic and Minister of Development, Industry, Commerce and Services (MDIC), Geraldo Alckmin, signed this Wednesday (5)...
Jun 03 2024

With an increase of 34%, Paraná should harvest 646 thousand tons of beans in 2024

Climatic conditions have affected agricultural production across practically the entire country, and in Paraná, they have also reduced potential....
May 27 2024

Bulk sugar exports by the Paraná ports grows 119%

The Paraná ports showed a 12% total movement growth in the first quarter of 2024. There were 21,377,501 tons moved from January to April, against...
May 20 2024

Agreement with Mercosur opens business opportunities for Egypt in the Brazilian market

Free trade came into force in 2017. Egyptian exporters such as Delta Brothers and Oriental Fruits say that without it, it would be impossible to...
May 13 2024

ANTAQ visits the ports of Paranaguá and Antonina

Portos do Paraná received a visit from a delegation from the National Waterway Transport Agency (ANTAQ) this Tuesday (07). The directors, Alber...
May 06 2024

Ship changes name and crew after docking at the Port of Paranaguá

The container ship Paris II will change its name and crew after docking at the Port of Paranaguá this Tuesday (30). The change comes after the...
Apr 29 2024

March sees a 352% increase in sugar movement in Paraná ports

The month of March saw a change in the movement of sugar in the ports of Paraná. Bulk sugar reached 419,899 tons handled, representing a growth of...
Apr 22 2024

China receives 91.8% of soybean exports handled at the Port of Paranaguá

China is the main destination for soybean cargo handled at the Port of Paranaguá, representing 91.8% of the commodity. According to data from the...
Apr 15 2024

Ports of Paraná and Santos sign letter of intent

The two largest ports in Brazil signed, this Thursday (11), a letter of intent to develop mutual technical cooperation agreements. The...

Quem acredita na Marcon

Nossos Clientes