in Central America
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Costa Rican exports of scrap iron and steel grew by 40% between 2010 and 2011.
In the past five years the number of exporters of
scrap iron and steel has nearly doubled going from 34 to a total of 58 according to the Foreign Trade Promotion Office, Procomer.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Guatemala's government has changed the rules, by decree, regarding licences for exporting scrap metal.
In agreement number 32.2012, the Executive sets an annual quota of 30,000 metric tons for
scrap metal, to be awarded with export licenses.
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Panama’s Transit and Land Transport Authority (ATTT in Spanish) will issue a tender in late November.
In this second
tender will be 550 buses offered for sale as scrap.
Monday, November 7, 2011
Three companies have submitted bids for the
tender for the state scrap collection.
Bids received were:
- Panascrap, $2.2 million
Wednesday, September 21, 2011
Three companies participated in the approval meeting for the sale of 313
buses that have been taken out of circulation by the Transportation Authority of Panama.
Participating firms were Exportaciones Metálicas, Panama Metal and Scrap Logic.
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
industry, as a way of reducing the price of iron, is asking the Congress to pass rules restricting exports of scrap metal.
A press release by the
Salvadoran Association of Industrialists (ASI) reads:
Wednesday, August 10, 2011
The Authority for
Transit and Land Transport (ATTT) will shortly put out to a tender for the sale of 313 buses known as 'diablos rojos' (red devils) which were removed from service.
tender has been approved by the board of the ATTT and published in the Gazette.
Monday, July 25, 2011
On July 29 and August 5, the Instituto Costarricense de Electricidad (ICE) will auction 60 vehicles and a batch of scrap.
auction for the lot of scrap is scheduled for July 29 and the vehicles for August 5, the Director of the Technical Secretariat of Digital Government, Alicia Avedaño told La Prensa Libre.
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
About 3600 tons of
garbage end up being buried in landfills every day in Panama, and 90% of this waste could be recycled, turning trash into cash.
According to environmental experts, 90% of this waste could be
recycled, turning trash into cash.
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