Doing Business in Brasília (Central-West)

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Syllabus of the Subject: Foreign Trade and Doing Business in the Central-West region of Brazil: Goiás, Mato Grosso do Sul.

  1. Economic Profile of the Central-West region of Brazil
  2. State of Goiás - Goiânia
  3. State of Mato Grosso
  4. State of Mato Grosso do Sul - Campo Grande
  5. Federal District: Brasília
The Subject (e-learning) “Doing Business in the Central-West region of Brazil” is part of the following Higher Education Programs taught by EENI (Business School) and the Hispano-African University of International Business:
  1. Masters: International Business, America, BRICS Countries
  2. Doctorate in Business in America
  3. Courses: Brazil, South America

Languages of study Higher Education in English + Tertiary Education in Spanish Brasil Study in Portuguese Brasil Post-secondary Education in French Bresil.

Credits of Subject “Foreign Trade and Doing Business in the Central-West region - Brazil”: 0.5 ECTS Credits

Description of the Subject (Higher Education, e-learning): International Trade and Doing Business in the Central-West region of Brazil

Federal District: Brasília.

  1. The Federal District (2 million inhabitants) is the administrative unit in which the capital of the Federative Republic of Brazil, Brasilia, is located
  2. The largest economic activity in the federal capital is related to the public administration, more than 50% of the Federal District GDP is generated by the public sector (3.8% of Brazilian GDP)
  3. The Federal District has the highest per capita income in Brazil (US $ 27,610 per person)

State of Goiás

  1. Goias has 6 million people in its 246 municipalities. Goiás borders are Tocantins, Bahia, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, and Mato Grosso
  2. The capital of Goias is Goiania (2 million people)
  3. According to IBGE, Goiás is positioned as the Brazilian state that has increased its industrial production
  4. The economy of Goiânia is based on foreign and domestic trade, industry (mining, agribusiness, textiles, chattel, metal, wood), livestock, and agriculture (soybean, rice, cotton, sugar-cane)
  5. Goiás: The eleventh position among the Brazilian exporting states

State of Mato Grosso.

  1. Mato Grosso has an area of 903,357,908 square kilometres. The State of Mato Grosso is the third largest state in Brazil, below only of Amazonas and Pará.
  2. Mato Grosso is one of the places with the highest volume of freshwater in the world
  3. Cars and automotive parts distribution is the fast growing economic sector
  4. The State of Mato Grosso is the largest exporter in the Central-West and one of the largest in Brazil (8.45 billion dollars)
  5. Trade balance of Mato Grosso moved from tenth to eighth place in the Brazilian ranking
  6. Cuiaba, the capital of Mato Grosso state, generates much of the electricity consumed by the state
  7. The economy of Mato Grosso is based mainly on the agroindustrial sector

State of Mato Grosso do Sul.

  1. Mato Grosso do Sul is located in the Midwest region of Brazil
  2. Capital: Campo Grande
  3. With an area of 358,159 square kilometres, Mato Grosso limits with Bolivia and Paraguay (west) and with Parana, São Paulo, Minas Gerais and Goias
  4. The capital of Mato Grosso do Sul, Campo Grande, generates 25% of GDP.
  5. Campo Grande is the largest economic centre of Mato Grosso do Sul
  6. Main industrial activities of Mato Grosso do Sul are the production of food products, processing of non-metallic minerals and timber industry
  7. Dourados has the second-largest GDP among the municipalities of Mato Grosso do Sul

Sample of Subject - trade and business in the Central-West region of Brazil:
Brasilia Business

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