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
Contecon Tec II, the ICTSI terminal in Manzanillo, Mexico has taken delivery of two new gantry cranes and five RTGs worth $22.5m.
Damen Shipyards Group has signed a contract with the Port Authority of Jamaica (PAJAM) for the delivery of a Utility Vessel 3911 which will support operations in the ports of the island nation.