Companhia Docas do Pará

The Companhia Docas do Pará, commonly shortened CDP, is a company that manages the ports of the state of Pará.[1] Founded in 1967, it has been a joint-stock company since 1969, with the Federal Government of Brazil as its majority shareholder.

Companhia Docas do Pará
Company typeSociedade Anônima
IndustryPort authority
Founded31 December 1967; 56 years ago (31 December 1967)
HeadquartersBelém, Brazil
Area served

The company manages and commercially exploits the ports and other port facilities in Pará.[1]

In addition to its corporate activities, it also controls the Eastern Amazon waterways: the Teles Pires-Tapajós and the Tocantins-Araguaia Waterway.[2]


  1. ^ a b Rodrigues, Jondison C. (2012). Educação Ambiental e Estratégias Empresariais na Área Portuária: um Estudo da Companhia Docas do Pará [Environmental Education and Business Strategies in the Port Area: A Study of Companhia Docas do Pará] (MSc thesis) (in Brazilian Portuguese). Belém of Pará: Federal University of Pará.
  2. ^ "Hidrovias do Brasil aumentará sua capacidade operacional no Sistema Norte" [Hidrovias do Brasil to increase its operational capacity in the Nord System]. (in Brazilian Portuguese). 2023-05-02. Retrieved 2024-01-27.