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Infrastructure plan promises investment in Brazilian railways

This week: Brazil’s bold, new infrastructure plan. And how a weak currency is worse than the pandemic for companies’ profits.

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Brazil’s new infrastructure plan

infrastructure The government wants to make Brazil more reliant on railways. Photo: Fabio Rebelo/Shutterstock
The government wants to make Brazil’s infrastructure more reliant on railways. Photo: Fabio Rebelo/Shutterstock

The Brazilian government unveiled the National Logistics Plan 2035 last week, seeking to shift the paradigm of cargo transportation in the country and reduce its complete dependence on truckers. The document will be available for public...

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