Slowed Brazil Truck Shipments Continue to Curb Ag Exports, May Cut Soybean Acreage Increase

Posted on 07/17/2018 12:11 PM
Brazil trucking logistics remain snarled after the government approved legislation setting minimum freight prices last week. Doubts about the rules have hampered grain trading and shipping goods including consumer products, corn, beef and now fertilizer. Economic activity in Brazil slumped 3.3% in May from April because the 11-day tru...