Brazil: LATAM, Gol, and Azul complain about fuel prices, ask for tax reductions

The airlines denounced that the state-owned oil company Petrobras has a monopoly in the energy sector which prevents price competition, and requested an investigation by the supervisory body.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's Minister of Economy, Paulo Guedes, received at the beginning of the week the presidents of Latam, Gol, and Azul, the leading airlines operating in the country, who expressed to the Secretary of State their concern about the increase in the price of aviation fuel and requested tax breaks for . . .

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