Chile Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports

Chile Freight Transport Report

Chile Freight Transport Report - Business Monitor International - Industry Reports
Chile Freight Transport Report
Published Nov 14, 2015
55 pages — Published Nov 14, 2015
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BMI View: There are signs of growth within the freight industry in Chile and, in particular, in the air and rail sectors, as investment in infrastructure makes way for an increase in demand for the transport of raw materials and agricultural produce. Through the slowdown in China, Chile s biggest export country has taken its toll, the economy is beginning to diversify in order to reduce its reliance on the Asian country and GDP looks set to rise as economic recovery takes shape. ...There will be increased investment in the road infrastructure as part of the government s investment plan for economic recovery, with links to the country s bordering countries a particular priority. Growth will be kept in check by economic factors such as a slowdown in demand from China and a sluggish economy at home and, despite lower costs from oil price falls, the road industry will see the lowest rate of growth of all three freight sectors in the medium term. Rail freight will continue to make up around a quarter of all freight transported in the country. ...Ferronor has ordered new locomotives to meet the demands of a new iron-ore transport agreement and the Sociedad Quimica y Minera has also confirmed that it will be expanding its stock. Antofagasta Railway is predicting growth in demand thanks to new mining activity such as the Sierra

...An uptick in private consumption and disposable incomes means there will be greater demand for consumer goods, increasing the need for air and road freight. TPP deal will add to Chile s existing free trade agreements, boosting access to the US and other markets. Chile and Argentina approve construction of a tunnel linking the two countries with the aim of increasing trade between the two. Chilean government has outlined --- road projects for ----, worth around USD-.--bn, including a third lane on a stretch of the Autopista del Sol motorway. Some of Chile s exports, notably agricultural products such as fruit, are time- and temperature-sensitive, and as such will benefit the air freight sector. ...Chilean government has outlined --- road projects for ----, worth around USD-.--bn, including a third lane on a stretch of the Autopista del Sol motorway. Some of Chile s exports, notably agricultural products such as fruit, are time- and temperature-sensitive, and as such will benefit the air freight sector.

...Since the end of the Pinochet dictatorship in ----, Chile has enjoyed an uninterrupted period of stable democracy. Elections are held regularly, with presidential and congressional elections held every five years. ...

  
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