Reinforcement of the institutional capacities of the M. of Transport for the development of a Large Scale Port.

The objective is to evaluate whether it makes sense to create a large-scale port in the Central Zone of Chile that will accommodate new generation ships given the expansion of the Panama Canal.

After establishing a route optimization and efficiency methodology for the Central Zone ports, it was concluded that a large-scale port located in San Antonio is operational.

Technical details

Participating entities: Inter-American Development Bank and the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
Time period: 2015-2016.

Researchers and Associate Personal

Lourdes Trujillo(IP), Marianela González, Casiano Manrique de Lara, Dolores Santos, Alba Martínez, Manuel Herrera, Jorge Pérez, José M. Grisolia, Ivone Pérez and Federico Inchausti.

Sponsors and Partners