Article 1.-replace article 5 of the decree with force of law No. 290, 1960, whose text was set by the Decree N ° 91, 1978, of the Ministry of transport and telecommunications, the following: "article 5.-you shall not include in the designated object of exploitation in the previous article, the delivery of services of stowage, unloading, transfer of cargo from the port to the ship and vice versa or baggage handling in the port areas. Empresa Portuaria de Chile can perform only functions of storekeeper and the corresponding documentary and physical delivery of the goods to the consignees, within the port premises, in the same way will provide the function of warehouseman and carrier of international traffic. It will not be compulsory for users to use the services of wholesaler offering the port company of Chile, and may resort to tanks authorized by the customs service.
It will always be custom, the reception, custody and delivery of the baggage.
Objects of correspondence and other postal items will not be considered as goods or like goods for the purposes of the services referred to in the preceding paragraph.
When in a port of determines, by resolution founded the Ministry of transport and telecommunications will have, in addition, the signature of the Minister of finance, that the provision of any of the services of transfer or handling of goods is insufficient or non-competitive, will proceed to tender publicly a subsidy between individuals in order to provide such services.
The rules shall lay down the procedure to be followed for the assignment of this subsidy. In the time that mediate between the enactment of the founded resolution which authorizes the call to tender and award, Empresa Portuaria de Chile will temporarily operate such service, and must put an end to this activity in the moment in which it is assumed by the private sector.
In the event that he not private to the tender referred by founded Supreme Decree issued through the Ministry of transport and telecommunications, which must carry, in addition, the in addition, the signature of the Minister of finance, shall be allowed to the port company of Chile so, indirectly, to carry out these services. "."