Country information

Brasil

Area

8.515.770 km²

Capital

Brasilia

Government

Jair Messias Bolsonaro

Population

208,49 million

Contato

Betina Sachsse

Regional Manager Brazil

b.sachsse@lateinamerikaverein.de

+49 (0) 40 413 43 151

Dados econômicos

Basic Data 2019 2020 2021
GDP-growth - Central Bank/IBGE 1,17% -5%P 3,45% (P)
Industrial growth - Central Bank 0,3% -5,5% 4%
Export – Ministry Development, Industry, Trade US$ 225,3 billion US$ 209,8 billion  
Import - Ministry Development, Industry, Trade US$ 177,3 billion US$ 158,9 billion  
Interest rate - Central Bank 4,5% 2,0% 2,0%
Exchange rate US$ / BRL - Central Bank 4,0 5,28 5,49 Status11Jan
Exchange rate €/BRL - Central Bank 4,6 5,99 6,67 Status11Jan
Inflation - Central Bank 4,13% 4,23% 3,34%P
Unemployment- IBGE/Central Bank 11,2% 13,6% 16-20%P
Foreign Direct Investment FDI US$68 billion (3,4% of GDP) US$36,3 billion (2,44% of GDP)
Currency reserves US$ 356,88 billion US$ 356,9 billion US$ 356,9 billion
Public debt 75,8% of GDP 91,4% of GDP 94,3% of GDP (P)

Foreign Trade

Import products: Mineral fuels and oils, Electrical machinery, Vehicles
Import partner: China, USA

Export products: Soybeans, Crude Petroleum, Iron Ore
Export partner: China, USA

Notes

P = Prediction
Update: 10.01.2021
Sources: Banco Central, CNI, IBGE, OECD, MDIC