Brazil Government Warns of Gasoline Shortage by Year-End: Folha

There is a risk of gasoline shortages in coming months due to increased consumption during the holidays, Folha de S. Paulo newspaper reported, citing sugar- cane industry group Unica’s technical director Antonio de Padua Rodrigues. *Brazil’s govt. is meeting with oil-sector cos. in an effort to avoid problems, oil distributors union Sindicom Pres. Alisio Vaz said, according to Folha

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