Brasil Terminal Portuário (BTP) is a multi-purpose terminal for container and liquid bulk handling. It is strategically located at the right bank of the Port of Santos and cover 490,000 m2. The terminal is currently capable of handling 1.2 million TEUs and 1.4 million tons of liquid bulk.
For more than five decades, this venue was considered one of the largest environmental liabilities of the State of São Paulo. In November 2009, BTP began the environmental remediation process in the area. Work was completed in March 2012. Around R$ 2 billion has been invested in the terminal and commercial operations began in August 2013. The company has continued the sustainable development of its business, implementing 22 environmental programs to manage and monitor the physical, anthropic and biotic settings.
BTP has nearly 800 direct employees, and is able to generate more than 1,000 direct jobs and 9,000 indirect ones when operating at full capacity. The terminal constantly invests in training and professional qualifications.
Brasil Terminal Portuário (BTP) is a joint-venture between the international groups Terminal Investment Limited (TIL), headquartered in Bergen op Zoom (Netherlands), and APM Terminals, based in the Hague (Netherlands) - both have vast experience in port construction, management and operations in dozens of countries and cultures around the world.