About GCCA Central & South America

GCCA membership in South and Central America spans 21 countries with strategic presences in Central America and Brazil. GCCA Central & South America offers technical resources in Spanish and Portuguese, including the full Cold Chain Institute curriculum presented entirely in Spanish.

GCCA Brazil

GCCA represents the leading cold storage companies in Brazil. This region has an estimated capacity of over 15 million cubic meters (among public and government owned cold storage space) and GCCA Brazil members represents over 55% of this capacity. Headquartered in Sao Paulo, SP, the association provides its regional members with assistance through best practice guides and training in Portuguese, benchmarking and KPI tracking, government affairs consultancy, and many networking opportunities with other industry members. GCCA is also dedicated to providing solutions to the Brazilian industry’s greatest challenges: food safety regulations and risk management/insurance.


Industry resources for members located in Central & South America.

April 16, 2024

2024 GCCA Latin American Top 10 Refrigerated Warehousing & Logistics Providers

Every year, the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) publishes the GCCA Latin American & Caribbean Top 10 List…

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April 16, 2024

2024 GCCA Global Top 25 List of Refrigerated Warehousing and Logistics Providers

Each year, the Global Cold Chain Alliance (GCCA) publishes a list of the largest temperature-controlled warehousing and logistics…

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February 29, 2024

Annual Report 2023

A message from your 2023 Chairmen 2023 has been a record-breaking year for your Associations. With the largest-ever…

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Latest News

View the latest news from GCCA and the cold chain industry
in Central & South America.

Recent Projects

Learn about the impact GCCA is making in Central & South America helping economically developing countries grow and strengthen their cold chains.


Private Market Study

Country: Chile, Columbia In 2019, GCCF completed a Cold Chain Market Study for Chile and Colombia. GCCF was…

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2016 - 2020

Exporting Quality & Safety Program (EQS)

Country: Dominican Republic GCCF supported the IESC on the USDA-funded Exporting Quality and Safety Program (EQS). The program…

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Cold Chain Assessment, Rural Economic Diversification Project

Country: Dominican Republic Cold chain experts compiled a detailed analysis of the industry in the Dominican Republic and…

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Latest Events

View upcoming education, training, and networking events offered by GCCA online or in person in your region.

Latin America

Future Leader Award

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Future Leader Award

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