Will Brazilian truckers go on strike Sunday or not?

The Ministry of Infrastructure, the trucker’s main interlocutor with the government, says it is not aware of any requests for contact or meetings to discuss the possibility of a strike.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Groups and associations representing truck drivers announced a few days ago that they are studying the possibility of a nationwide strike starting this Sunday, July 25. The strike could even extend to Monday or longer. There is discontent among these workers over unfulfilled promises of the Bolsonaro government, and the recent rises in diesel fuel prices.

But industrial companies say commitments to the strike have not taken off, writes 'Exame' magazine . . .

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