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
Peru has awarded a $182.4m contract for the construction and operation of a port near Pisco to a consortium of Brazilian and Spanish companies.
The North Korean vessel Chong Chon Gang transited again the Panama Canal on 2 May and complied with all the waterway requirements.