Landbridge across Nicaragua?

Leach, Peter T.
January 2004
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);1/12/2004, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p17
Discusses the plan to build a landbridge across Nicaragua, as of January 2004. Information on the interest of two competing consortia in building a rail landbridge, including the Canal Interoceano de Nicaragua (CINN); Details of lawsuits filed by CINN against Sistema Intermodal de Transporte Global with regard to the landbridge plan; Capacity and target volume of the rail landbridge proposed by CINN.


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