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
A weekly report from the International Association of Ports and Harbors - IAPH-WPSP Port Economic Impact Barometer shows that the COVID-19 pandemic impacts ports differently according to the regions.
Despite a US official’s warning that Washington was considering a response to the shipment, an Iranian tanker loaded with fuel and oil products arrived Saturday in Venezuela.