Cuba seeks to become major trade hub

New expanded port receiving cargo vessels passing through the Panama Canal brings hope of trade boom.

    Cuba has been cautiously relaxing control of its state-run economy.

    One example of this is a newly refurbished and expanded port west of Havana, designed to receive bigger cargo vessels passing through the Panama Canal

    Al Jazeera's Daniel Schweimler reports from the Mariel Special Development Zone.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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