The Government of the State of Santa Catarina manages the ports of Imbituba and São Francisco do Sul through the SCPar (SOE) holding company.
The Port of Imbituba handled, in March 2019 only, 592 thousand tons, its largest historical monthly handled volume. The result shows an increase of 28% compared to March 2018, and a growth of 20,5% in the first quarter of 2019, compared to the same period of the previous year.
The Port of São Francisco do Sul, in turn, operates 20 million tons per year in average. Its operations represent more than 50% of the Santa Catarina Ports cargo handling.