Ports and Logistics

International and local companies involved in public works concessions in the logistics and port sector use FERRERE’s services to ensure concessions and to renegotiate terms or conditions. They also turn to the firm in processes for strengthening contracts or consolidating financial engineering, for design of optimum tax structures in the framework of appropriate legal and regulatory strategies, and even on functional aspects of everyday operations impacting on the course of business.

In port development, the firm participates in public and private port projects, including container and general cargo terminals, warehouses and merchandise services. It also plays a role in the authorization, financing, construction and development of private ports, fundamentally linked to farming, gas and oil, or mining activities.

At the logistics level, FERRERE assists maritime, waterway and land-based logistics undertakings, in many cases associated with natural resource projects having complex bi-national components. By having offices in Bolivia, Paraguay and Uruguay it has the possibility of providing comprehensive services to international barge operators and other firms related to the Paraguay-Paraná Waterway linking Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia, Argentina and Brazil. Its services include flagging, shared freight agreements, crew agreements, bareboat agreements, etc.


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