Recife is the centre of administration for the Brazilian state of Pernambuco. The port handles an average of 2.2 million tonnes of cargo annually, the main commodities being sugar, wheat, corn, barley, malt, fertilizers, clinker and kelp. It is also becoming increasingly popular with cruise ships. Here we see four vessels in port in March 2014.

MSC Orchestra
The 92,409gt cruise ship MSC Orchestra. She was built in 2007 by Aker Yards at Saint Nazaire.

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