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Game Changer: The Panama Canal expansion's impact on global logistics

In 2015, the Panama Canal expansion will be completed. What will be the impact on global business? What will be the consequences in transport networks in the region? Will we be ready to fully reap this opportunity?

During the logistics session at IDB's Anual Meeting, on March 16th, the logistics opportunities of the Canal's expansion were discussed. International experts analyzed four key dimensions that underpin a change in the way we see logistics in the Latin America and Caribbean region: infrastructure and transport services, the role of the private sector, management and coordination of public agencies, and green logistics.


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