The increase in costs for agricultural transport along federal highways, which make up the North Center of the country, is linked to overload and lack of investment. This is what a survey, commissioned by the Parliamentary Front for Public Administration, pointed out.
These points lead to another question: projects to improve the road network in Mato Grosso.
Agricultural transport in MT
According to a survey by the Brazilian Institute of Public Administration, the flow of the harvest through the Centro Norte logistics corridor is 37% more expensive than in the previous harvest. One of the reasons is the lack of investment and overload on highways.
A truck driver for over 25 years, Valmir dos Reis has driven a lot on the State’s highways and has suffered losses due to road conditions. Listen below to what he explained to Centro América FM Radio --