February 26 - Cory Brothers Shipping Agency has signed a partnership agreement with Brazilian-based Unimar Agenciamentos Mar

The new agreement is a step forward to further strengthening and development of the global Cory brand, says the company.

Headquartered in Santos, Unimar is heavily involved in oil, dry cargo, offshore and logistics activity throughout Brazil.

Kevin Gorman, Cory managing director, said: "The Cory Unimar partnership offers the opportunity for both parties to reach into new markets."

Cory Brothers is actively expanding its worldwide agency, hub and logistics business.

Make sure you read Rainbow Nelson's report on the current state of the heavy lift and project forwarding market in South and Central America in the March/April issue of HLPFI.