Brazil bridge collapse could affect grain shipmentsChristian Fernsby ▼ | April 7, 2019
Part of a bridge over the Moju River in Brazil's Para state collapsed early on Saturday, potentially affecting shipment of grains such as soybeans and corn through northern ports.
LatAm Barge traffic would not be affected on the Tocantins and Amazon rivers
Barge traffic would not be affected on the Tocantins and Amazon rivers, which use river ports including Vila do Conde and Barcarena. Some 10 to 20 percent of the soy grown in Brazil's center west is delivered by road at those ports. ■