By Michela DellaMonica, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The National Transportation Agency (Agência Nacional de Transportes Terrestres, ANTT) authorized last week a six percent increase in toll cost of Rio-Niteroi Bridge and the President Dutra Highway (Rodovia Presidente Dutra), beginning August 1st. For passenger cars, the rate will increase from R$4.90 to R$5.20.
Along the President Dutra Highway (BR-116), the toll plazas Moreira Cesar, Itatiaia and Viúva Graça will be adjusted by an eight percent increase. In the case of vehicles, the value will increase from R$10.10 to . . .