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Colheita de milho, colheita de grãos
Economy

Study: Brazil to be world’s top grain exporter in five years

Brazil’s share in the global food market leapt from $20.6 billion to $100 billion in just ten years. Among the items standing out were meat, soybeans, corn, cotton, and forest products.

Feira agropecuária AgroBrasília – Feira Internacional dos Cerrados, no Parque Tecnológico Ivaldo Cenci, no km 5 da BR-251, no Paranoá, Distrito Federal (Valter Campanato/Agência Brasil)
Economy

Brazil’s 2020 agricultural output reached $165.5 bi

The key variables behind the result are linked to the prices of goods in the domestic market, favorable exports for grains and meats, and the production of the 2020 harvest.

A ministra da Agricultura, Pecuária e Abastecimento, Tereza Cristina, participa do programa A Voz do Brasil
Economy

Minister: Mercosur–EU deal not a threat to environment

Even though the production of grains went up 425% since the 70s, Tereza Cristina went on to point out, the planted area increased no more than 43 percent—just 30 percent of its territory for agriculture, maintaining over 60 percent of its native vegetation.

Incendios florestais entre Miranda e Corumbá BR 262 e MS 184
Economy

Brazil lost 7.6 percent of its forests from 2000 to 2018

Brazil’s government statistics agency IBGE today (Mar. 26) published a study showing that the country lost 7.6 percent of its forest vegetation from 2000 to 2018.

Soja Goiás Agronegócio
Economy

Brazilian economy up 1.1% in 2019

Brazil’s gross domestic product (GDP) closed out last year with a growth of 1.1 percent from 2018.