The minister of Development, Industry and Foreign Commerce, Fernando Pimentel, said today in a speak with representatives of Brazil’s biggest companies that the investments in Brazil will amount to R$3,8 trillions until 2016.
bulk of this money will come from the government himself, as in 2013
the improvements on airports, ports, roads, etc. planned in 2012 will be
implemented. These improvements are long waited from the investors
(both brazilian and foreign) as logistics has always been a problem in
Government prediction is that foreign investors will invest between
US$60 and US$65 millions, the same average of the recent years. Recent
surveys with top C executives of multinational companies place Brazil in
the top 3 countries to invest in, right behind United States and China.
Pimentel states that the investments have all lowered in the world due
to the global crisis, but in Brazil the process is different and no
retraction has been registered in investments.
believes that the country has become very attractive for outside
investors, with powerful marketing tools as BNDES and other public