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COVID-19 Outbreak in Brazil:
Effect of Lockdown Measures on Supply Chains

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to nationwide supply chain and logistics disruptions in Brazil, which has the potential to adversely impact operations across South America. State restrictions on movement have adversely impacted staff attendance, leading to decreased capacity in component production and cargo delivery. Learn more…

Brazil: Industrial Action Risks Amid Trucking Negotiations and Privatization Plans

Executive Summary The January 1 inauguration of Jair Bolsonaro is anticipated to bring about a measured departure from business as usual in Brazil. The most immediate of these changes is how the incoming administration addresses the impending expiration of the freight table measure on December 31.The new president will enter...