International Sugar Journal

Vessel logjam at Brazil’s Santos port as importers rush to stockpile sugar in advance of potential paralysis from the Covid-19 outbreak [Full subscriber]

Fears that the coronavirus outbreak in Brazil will paralyze the export of sugar have made dry bulk ship operators rush to send ships to major port Santos. More than 70 ships are lined up at Brazil’s port of Santos to load sugar for export in a queue that may take a month to clear, reported Reuters.

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