Abbreviations and acronyms

ABEAR

Associação Brasileira das Empresas Aéreas (Brazilian Airline Association)

ABESATA

Associação Brasileira das Empresas de Serviços Auxiliares de Transporte Aéreo (Brazilian Ground Handling Association)

Abremar

Associação Brasileira de Cruzeiros Marítimos (Brazilian Association of Maritime Cruises)

ACCC

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission

ACI

Airports Council International

AGU

Advocacia Geral da União (Attorney General’s Office)

ANAC

Agência Nacional de Aviação Civil (National Civil Aviation Agency)

ANP

Agência Nacional do Petróleo, Gás Natural e Biocombustíveis (Brazilian National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels)

ANTAQ

Agência Nacional de Transportes Aquaviários (National Agency for Waterway Transportation)

ANVISA

Agência Nacional de Vigilância Sanitária (National Health Surveillance Agency)

APEX

Agência Brasileira de Promoção de Exportações e Investimentos (Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency)

ASA

Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares de Mexico (Mexican Airports and Auxiliary Services)

ASK

Available-seat kilometres

ATC

Air traffic control

ATO

Approved training organisations

ATP

Associação de Terminais Portuários Privados (Association of Private Port Terminals)

AVGAS

Aviation Gasoline

BAA

British Airports Authority

BNDES

Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Econômico e Social (Brazilian Development Bank)

BOT

Build-operate-transfer

CAA

UK’s Civil Aviation Authority

CADE

Conselho Administrativo de Defesa Econômica (Administrative Council for Economic Defense)

CBA

Código brasileiro de aeronáutica (Brazilian aeronautical code)

CDC

Companhia Docas do Ceará (State of Ceará Dock Company)

CDP

Companhia Docas do Pará (State of Pará Dock Company)

CDRJ

Companhia Docas do Rio de Janeiro (State of Rio de Janeiro Dock Company)

CDRN

Companhia Docas do Espírito Santo (State of Espírito Santo Dock Company)

CENIPA

Centro de Investigação e Prevenção de Acidentes Aeronáuticos (Aeronautical Accidents Investigation and Prevention)

CEPAL

Comissão Econômica para a América Latina (Economic Commission for Latin America)

CFC

Comisión Federal de Competencia (Mexican Federal Competition Comission)

CIAC

Centro de Instrução de Aviação Civil (Civil-aviation Instruction Centre)

CJEU

Court of Justice of the European Union

CMA

Competition and Markets Authority

CNAE

Classificação nacional de atividades econômicas (National Classification of Economic Activities)

CNAP

Comissão Nacional para Assuntos de Praticagem (National Commission for Pilotage Matter)s

CNI

Confederação Nacional da Indústria (National (Confederation of Industry)

CNPJ

Cadastro nacional de pessoa jurídica (National registry of legal entities)

CODEBA

Companhia Docas da Bahia (State of Bahia Dock Company)

CODESA

Companhia Docas do Espírito Santo (State of Espírito Santo Dock Company)

CODESP

Companhia Docas de São Paulo (State of São Paulo Dock Company)

COFECE

Comisión Federal de Competencia Económica (Mexican Federal Economic Competition Commission)

COMAER

Comando da Aeronáutica (Aeronautics Command)

CONAC

Conselho de Aviação Civil (Civil Aviation Council)

CONAERO

Comissão Nacional de Autoridades Aeroportuárias (National Commission of Airport Authorities)

CONAPORTOS

Comissão Nacional das Autoridades nos Portos (National Port Authorities Commission)

CPE

Port-employment centres

DECEA

Departamento de Controle do Espaço Aéreo (Department of Airspace Control)

DEE

Departamento de Estudos Econômicos do CADE (CADE’s Department of Economic Studies)

DIEESE

Departamento Intersindical de Estatísticas e Estudos Socioeconômicos (Inter-Union Department of Statistics and Socioeconomic Studies)

DPC

Diretoria de Portos e Costas (Directorate of Ports and Coasts)

DREI

Departamento Nacional de Registro Empresarial e Integração (National Department of Business Registration and Integration)

DTO

Declared training organisations

EBN

Empresa Brasileira de Navegação (Brazilian Navigation Company)

EC

European Commission

ESCAP

Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

ETC

Estação de Transbordo de Cargas (Cargo Transhipment Stations)

EVTEA

Estudo de viabilidade técnica, econômica e ambiental (Study of technical, economic and environmental feasibility)

FAA

United States Federal Aviation Administration

FAC

Australian Federal Airports Corporation

FDI

Foreign Direct Investment

FIARC

Frente Intensiva de Avaliação Regulatória e Concorrencial (Front for Regulatory and Competitive Assessment)

FNAC

Fundo nacional de aviação civil (National civil aviation fund)

FOB

Freight on board

FRMS

Fatigue risk-management System

GCI

Global competitiveness index

GDP

Gross domestic product

HHI

Herfindahl-Hirschman Index

IATA

International Air Transport Association

IBAER

Instituto Brasileiro de Direito Aeronáutico (Brazilian Institute of Aeronautical Law)

IBGE

Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics)

ICAO

International Civil Aviation Organisation

IGAP

Índice de gestão das autoridades portuárias (Port authorities management index)

ILO

International Labour Organization

INFRAERO

Empresa Brasileira de Infraestrutura Aeroportuária (Brazilian Airport Infrastructure Company)

IPCA

Índice nacional de preços ao consumidor amplo (Broad consumer price index)

Ipea

Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada (Institute for Applied Economic Research)

IPR

Intellectual property rights

IPTur

Instalação portuária de turismo (Port Tourism Facilities)

IRT

Índice de reajuste tarifário (Tariff adjustment index)

ITF

International Transport Forum

JFK

John F. Kennedy International Airport

JUHI

Joint-user hydrant installation

KFTC

Korean Competition Authority

LAC

Latin America & Caribbean

LCC

Low-cost carrier

MFP

Multi-factor productivity

MINFRA

Ministério da Infrastrutura (Ministry of Infrastructure)

MoU

Memorandum of Understanding

MP

Medida provisória (provisional measure)

MSC

Mediterranean Shipping Company

MTP

Ministério do Trabalho e Previdência (Ministry of Labour and Social Security)

NAV Brasil

NAV Brasil Serviços de Navegação Aérea (Brazilian Air Navigation Services Company)

NORMAN

Normas da Autoridade Marítima (Standards by the Maritime Authority)

OECD

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

OFT

UK’s Office of Fair Trading

OGMO

Órgão de Gestão de Mão de Obra (Pool of Port Workers)

OGU

Ouvidoria Geral da União (Federal Ombudsman Office)

PDZ

Planos de desenvolvimento e zoneamento (Zoning and Development Plan)

PEA

Plano de exploração aeroportuária (Airport exploration plan)

PEC

Certificado de dispensa de praticagem (Pilot exemption certificate)

PGO

Plano geral de outorgas (General National Leasing Plan)

PMR

Product market regulation

PNLP

Plano nacional de logística portuária (National Plan of Port Logistics)

Portobras

Empresa de Portos do Brasil (Brazilian Port Company)

PPI

Programa de Parcerias de Investimentos (Investment Partnerships Program)

RAIS

Relação anual de informações sociais (Annual listing of social information)

RBAC

Regulamento Brasileiro da Aviação Civil (Brazilian Civil Aviation Regulation)

RBHA

Regulamento Brasileiro de Homologação Aeronáutica (Brazilian Aeronautical Homologation Regulation)

RDL

Royal decreto-ley (Royal decree-law)

RPK

Revenue passenger kilometres

SAC

Secretaria Nacional de Aviação Civil (National Civil Aviation Secretariat)

SEAE

Secretaria de Advocacia da Concorrência e Competitividade (Secretariat for Competition Advocacy and Competitiveness)

SENACON

Secretaria Nacional do Consumidor (National Consumer Secretariat)

SICAF

Sistema de cadastramento unificado de fornecedores (Unified suppliers registration system)

SICT

Secretaría de Comunicaciones y Transportes (Mexican Secretariat of Infrastructure, Communications and Transportation)

SME

Small and medium-sized enterprises

SNPTA

Secretaria Nacional de Portos e Transportes Aquaviários (National Secretariat of Ports and Waterway Transports)

SOE

State-owned enterprise

SPU

Secretaria do Patrimônio da União (Secretariat for Federal Heritage)

SSE

Serviço de segregação e entrega de contêineres (Segregation and delivery service fee)

STF

Supremo Tribunal Federal (Supreme Federal Court)

STJ

Superior Tribunal de Justiça (Superior Court of Justice)

STRI

Services trade restrictiveness index

TCU

Tribunal de Contas da União (Federal Court of Accounts)

TDR

Traffic distribution rules

TEU

Twenty-foot equivalent unit

TFEU

Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union

THC

Taxa de movimentação no terminal (Terminal handling charge)

TUP

Terminal de uso privado (private Ports)

UN

United Nations

UNCTAD

United Nations Conference on Trade and Development

UNDP

United Nations Development Programme

USUPORT

Associação de Usuários dos Portos da Bahia (Association the State of Bahia Port Users)

VIGIAGRO

Sistema de Vigilância Agropecuária Internacional (System for Agriculture and Livestock International Surveillance)

WASG

Worldwide airport slot guidelines

WWACG

Worldwide airport co-ordinators group

ZP

Zona de praticagem (Pilotage zone)

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