Interoceanic Train Project Proposed Extending from Peru to Brazil
An interoceanic train project connecting the Pacific coast from the port of Ilo in Peru to the Santos port in Brazil on the Atlantic coast was presented at an infrastructure event organized by the Swiss embassy.
The almost 4,000-kilometer railway would attempt to boost exports to Asian countries and the interior of the region. It is estimated that it will transport 10 million tons of merchandise and six million passengers annually, Molinari Rail’s CEO Michele Molinari said. (more…)