Nueva Palmira


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Nueva Palmira

 

a city in Uruguay. Population, approximately 8,000. It is a port at the point where the Uruguay River enters the Río de la Plata. Cargo is transferred from oceangoing ships to river boats. Flour milling is the chief industry.

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Release date- 31072019 - Nueva Palmira, one of the most important commercial ports in Uruguay, is situated at the confluence of the Uruguay and Parana rivers.
The meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of the Paraguay-Paran Waterway (Puerto Caceres - Puerto Nueva Palmira) ended with advances in integration and navigability within the river system that make up Uruguay, Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Bolivia.
The plan is to take the waterway north to south, from Puerto Caceres in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso into the Parana Delta at the Uruguayan port of Nueva Palmira. Paraguay has proposed a rail spur between Robore, in Bolivia's eastern department of Santa Cruz, and Puerto Carmelo Peralta in Paraguay, to connect the transcontinental railroad to the waterway.
Paraguay's port authority manages free trade ports and warehouses in Argentina (Buenos Aires and Rosario); Brazil (Paranagua, Santos, and Rio Grande do Sul); Chile (Antofagasta and Mejillones); and Uruguay (Montevideo and Nueva Palmira).
The port of Montevideo, on the Rio de la Plata, along with those at Nueva Palmira and Fray Bentos on Uruguay's coast, create the green belt of the Parana--Uruguay Waterway and serve as the entrance and exit points not only for Uruguayan products, but also those from other countries in the region.
The move is being seen as an underhand bid to build a 3,400km barge canal from the town of Caceres in Mato Grosso to Nueva Palmira in Uruguay.
KAMBARA, compania holding japonesa, gastara U$$50 millones en la construccion de un muelle cerca de Nueva Palmira para exportar madera.
El puerto de Paranagua en Brasil, el de Rosario en Argentina y el de Nueva Palmira en Uruguay, cuentan con bodegas donde llega la mercaderia hacia y desde Paraguay no sujeta a revision.
Lada will produce a similar number of vehicles in Uruguay in partnership with Montevideo auto distributor Efecto S.A., possibly at an idle auto-assembly plant in the Nueva Palmira free zone previously used by Volkswagen.
The PPP, which includes works in territories of the departments of Colonia, Soriano and Flores, includes the recovery of Route 12 -from Nueva Palmira to Florencio Snchez-, Route 54 -from Juan Lacaze to Route 12-, Route 55 -from Route 21 to route 12, as well as route 57 -from Cardona to route 3-.
De Puerto Aguirre a Nueva Palmira, en Uruguay, donde se traslada la carga a los barcos que salen al oceano, hay 2.700 kilometros, un viaje de 14 dias rio abajo.
One year ago an official Bolivian delegation boarded a vessel at Puerto Quijano in Santa Cruz Province and, several days later, disembarked at Nueva Palmira, Uruguay on the Atlantic coast, following stops in Corumba, Brazil; Asuncion, Paraguay; and Rosario, Argentina.