Information Of Brazil And Its Effects On America And The Latin American Regions

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Information of Brazil Federative Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: República Federativa does Brasil) is the largest country in both the South America and the Latin American regions. Independence was achieved in 1822 with the many creation of the Empire of Brazil. The federation is composed for the union of the Federal District, the 26 states, and the 5,570 municipalities. Manufacturing sector: • Brazil 's manufacturing industries are driven by the expansion of the domestic market and a stable internal market. • The FMCG industry has being growing steadily in the last decade mainly because the growth for the middle class population. The key companies in these industries are players such as Nestle with other 31 different plants in Brazil and…show more content…
Agriculture sector: • Agriculture business is one of Brazil’s largest economic sectors, and is forecasted to grow by an average of 3.2% annually between 2015 and 2019. • Brazil is the world’s largest producer and exporter of coffee, sugar and frozen concentrate orange juice, and the second for soybeans, tobacco, beef and poultry. • Agriculture represents 5.5% of the Brazilian economy and employees 15% of the workforce, approximately 10 million people. Brazil is often called as a food basket of the world and for good reason, many of the products you take for granted are actually produced in Brazil. E-Governance: • E-government is becoming increasingly crucial to Brazil’s development as the country needs to improve the efficiency of transport and logistics. • E-government solutions facilitate trade, both internationally and within the vast country, and it is help to speed up processes, thereby increasing the ease of doing the business. Major imports of Brazil: Particulars Of Total Imports (%) Crude oil 6.2% Automotives 5.3% Liquid oils 3.5% Auto parts 2.8% Drugs and medicine 2.6% Naphtha 2.1% Electronic components 1.9% Bituminous coal 1.9% Reception and transmission parts 1.6% Potassium chloride 1.5% Major exports of Brazil Particulars Of Total Exports (%) Ores, slag and ash 12.6% Mineral fuels including oil 11.2% Oil seed 10.4% Meat 6.8% Machinery 5.7% Vehicles excluding trains and streetcars 4.4% Sugar, sugar confectionery 4.3% Iron and
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