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  • May 24, 2013 22:45

Brazil: Forest inventory to be updated by 2016

The first national forest inventory in Brazil was conducted in the 1980s and the focus was on assessing timber stocks...... [more...]

  • May 07, 2013 20:34

Brazil: Furniture sector showing signs of weakness

Furniture production in Brazil increased in March but the rate of growth was lower than that observed for the same month in the past two years...... [more...]

  • April 23, 2013 21:36

Brazilian forest tracking system introduced to enterprises

A discussion on tracking and monitoring the origin and movement of forest products and the relationship between entrepreneurs and the various Brazilian inspection agencies was recently arranged by the Pará State Federation of Industries (FIEPA)...... [more...]

  • April 11, 2013 00:37

Brazil: Central Bank maintains record low interest rates

According to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), the rate of inflation increased in February but at a slower rate than the 0.86% rate recorded in January...... [more...]

  • March 26, 2013 13:31

Brazil: Domestic price trend puzzle because of Real/US$ exchange rate

On the domestic market wood product prices in Brazilian reals have increased by an average 2.0% over the past three months...... [more...]

  • March 07, 2013 21:24

Brazil: Growth estimates portray renewed optimism

The Brazilian Central Bank is forecasting that economic growth in 2013 will reach 4 percent. In December 2012 the economy expanded by 0.26% compared to levels in November and this reflected the overall slowdown in the economy towards the end of the year...... [more...]

  • February 24, 2013 22:07

Brazil: Stimulating private investment in plantations

The Strategic Affairs Secretariat (SAE) of the Brazilian government is developing ideas on mechanisms to stimulate more private financing in the forest sector...... [more...]

  • February 07, 2013 14:54

Brazil: Inflation spikes in December but yearly target achieved

According to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), the inflation rate was higher than expected in December 2012...... [more...]

  • January 23, 2013 14:46

Brazil: 2012 export performance

Brazil’s exports of wood products (except pulp and paper) delined 1.4% in 2012 compared to 2011, from US$ 2,396.2 billion to US$ 2,362.6 billion...... [more...]

  • December 29, 2011 00:07

Brazil: Furniture hub in Cruzeiro do Sul attracts investors

The establishment of an industrial hub in Cruzeiro do Sul in the Amazon State of Acre is almost complete...... [more...]

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