Intervention on Quetzal Port Company Lifted

As of June 15 the state intervention will be suspended, and as part of the new provisions, the five access gates that the company MS & L used in the Escuintla terminal will be disabled.

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

From a statement issued by the Government of Guatemala:

By order of President Otto Perez Molina, intervention in the Port of Quetzal (EPQ), a measure to help combat smuggling and fraud and to increase tax revenues, will cease after June 15th.

The decision was formalized with the publication on Monday in the Journal of Central America. Governmental Agreement No. 145-2015 establishes that as of June 15 the measure will be lifted.

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