Infrastructure projects Brazil Chile Colombia Mexico Peru Country: Brazil Area: Rail Location: The project is located between the States of Mato Grosso and Pará. Purpose: Concession for the construction of a railway stretch with 933 km extension, which will connect the Midwest region (Mato Grosso) to the State of Pará. Grant type: Concession. The criterion for the selection of the winner will be one that offers the highest amount for the concession (minimum amount established at BRL 0.01). Investment amount: Estimated at BRL 12.7 billion (data basis March, 2015). Term: 65 years. Organization: National Land Transport Agency (ANTT) and Ministry of Transport (MTPA). Project status: The Final Report of Public Hearings was concluded, pending approval by ANTT. The auction is expected to take place in the 3rd quarter of 2019.