The four, Alejandro Oliveros, director of bulk cargo operations; Guillermo Torres, director of accounting; Hugo Rincón, director of maintenance; and Oscar Maldonado, director of land operations are employed by the Muelles el Bosque terminal in Cartagena and an AAPA Sustaining member.
Alejandro Oliveros’ PPM® paper is a study of bulk cargo operations in Colombia. Guillermo Torres analyses the export container supply chain with emphasis on port selection criteria. Hugo Rincón focuses on the design of a training programme on techniques and technology for cargo transport logistics and Oscar Maldonado assesses the implications of the US/Colombia free trade agreements for dry bulk cargo terminals in Colombia.
English summaries of the four papers can be viewed in the “members only” area of the AAPA website. The complete papers, in Spanish, will be posted there shortly.