Reefer and tank container exports rise in first quarterMay, 14, 2020 Posted by andrew_lorimer
Information from Datamar’s flagship product DataLiner shows that Brazilian exports in reefer containers in the first quarter of 2020 grew 6.8% compared to the same period in 2019, driven mainly by an increase in exports of animal protein. Pork exports rose an amazing 43.34% while chicken exports increased 6.64%. Beef exports fell 5.86% although March figures show growth of 2.22% compared to March 2019.
Argentina and Uruguay also saw reefer container exports rise in the first quarter of 2020 compared to the same period in 2019, up 4.7%.
The graph below shows reefer exports from Brazil and the Plate region:
Exports of tank containers grew even more in the same comparison, up 11.3% in the first quarter of 2020 compared to the first quarter of 2019. The main driver was a 7% increase in exports of edible fats and oils, associated to the devalued Brazilian currency.
In the Plate, exports in tank containers fell 6.2% in the same comparison.
Check out below the exports of tank containers from Brazil and the Plate:
- Grains Aug, 09, 2021 0
- Ports and Terminals Jul, 22, 2020 0
- Ports and Terminals Jul, 19, 2021 0
- Fruit Dec, 09, 2022 0