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Latin America: Port security tightens over Ebola fears


The United States, Brazil and Argentina have made port entry procedures stricter for vessels sailing from West Africa over Ebola concerns, MarineLink reported.

The epidemic comes at a time when South America's shipping activities are at their peak. Ships arriving from the Ebola-hit countries will have to undergo a comprehensive inspections before docking at Brazilian ports, the country's health surveillance agency Anvisa said. Marine insurers are worried about stowaways getting on-board at West African ports.

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