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With new freight table, Bolsonaro hopes to appease truckers

Good morning! We’re covering the new reference table for freight prices, which the government hopes will be able to avoid a new truckers’ strike. The low levels of Brazil’s hydropower reservoirs. And the new powers of the Solicitor General. (This newsletter is for premium subscribers only. Become one now!)


With new freight prices, government hopes to avoid truckers’ strike

The National Land Transportation Agency (ANTT) has published a new reference table for freight prices, increasing minimum rates by 11 to 15 percent. With the new table—set to be enforced as of Monday—the government hopes to appease...

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