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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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.
The eight anchors will secure, in pairs, four mooring buoys at the CBa 6324 s location in Nueva Palmira, Uruguay, Mr Westendarp Knol continues.
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.
possibly at an idle auto-assembly plant in the Nueva Palmira free zone previously used by Volkswagen.
Located in the Zona Franca (specialized trading zone), the terminal will be the only facility at Nueva Palmira with the ability to load large, post-Panamax and Capesize vessels.
De Puerto Aguirre a Nueva Palmira, en Uruguay, donde se traslada la carga a los barcos que salen al oceano, hay 2.
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.