Americas Correspondent, Seatrade Maritime News
Seatrade correspondent Michele Labrut has continuously covered the maritime sector of Central & Latin America since moving to Panama City in the 1980s. Author of Seatrade's annual Panama Maritime Review and of several books, Michele also writes for Time magazine and the Economist Intelligence Unit. In 2012 she was awarded the Order of Merit (Knight grade) by the French Government for her services to international journalism.
Michele’s Recent activity
ICTSI handled consolidated volume of 5.46m teu in the first six months of 2021, 14% more than the 4.8m teu moved in the same period in 2020.
Containerised cargo at the Port of Sines grew 22.5% year-on-year for the first half of 2021, totalling 904,910 teu.