Monkey Point Deep Water Port
Nicaragua may be behind its neighbors on infrastructure development, but it is not standing still. This display at the`recent export fair is for the new port to be constructed on the Atlantic coast. The port authority`s website is www.epn.com.ni. Cost is an estimated usd 250 million with 3 years construction time.
Plan is to capture all the business being lost, to the tune of 100,000 containers a year, to Honduran and Costa Rican ports and to aid in the economic development of RAAS.