A NATION CALLED SÃO PAULO

If the State of São Paulo was a country, it would be 21st largest economy in the world – and we’re growing.

Know our profile and investment opportunities

SÃO PAULO IN STATISTICS

 

45 Million people, the largest state in Brazil

The largest japanese, italian and lebanese colonies in the world

Latam Headquarters of 65% of Fortune 500

World’s number one producer of sugar, sugarcane ethanol and orange juice

4th largest consumer Market in Latin America

Accounts for 20% of FDI projects in South America

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

INDUSTRY

30% of total Brazilian production

SERVICES

32% of total Brazilian services added

AGRICULTURE

20% of total Brazilian agribusiness GDP

OIL

42% of total refined oil in the country

TOURISM

40% of total foireing tourists in Brazil

CREATIVE ECONOMY

40% of total jobs in Brazil related to creative economy

SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT

Health

The largest hospital network in the country

EDUCATION

76% of students from vocational programs are from the public education system

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION

Largest vocational education program in Brazil, with 290 thousand students

HIGHER EDUCATION

Home for the two best universities in Latam

SOCIAL PROGRAMS

More than 1.5 million families benefited by state and federal income transfer programs

SAFETY

The most effective police force in Brazil

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

TECHNOLOGY

8 Innovation Centers

Tech Parks

12 Tech Parks and 12 Startup Incubators

R&D

74% of the total Brazilian state investment in R&D

São Paulo

São Paulo

It is the second largest economy in South America.

WHY INVEST IN SÃO PAULO

The State of São Paulo is already recognized as the best place for investment in Latin America by vehicles of international credibility such as The Financial Times because of it’s cost benefit, transparency and business environment.

Our management is committed to provide maximum support and agility to international investors willing to invest in the state development:

  • Liason between organs of all governmental instances to ensure simplicity in the process
  • Initiatives to increase the security of investors
  • Strong support of state agencies dedicated to investments in the state
  • Support to projects consonant with the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

OPPORTUNITIES

AIRPORTS
AIRPORTS

20 regional airports to be leased to the private sector

INDUSTRY
INDUSTRY

Graphene factory and dozens of satellite factories

TRANSPORT
TRANSPORT

230 Km of intercity train and subways

AGRICULTURE
AGRICULTURE

Privatization of the fresh products distribution center

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

650.000 m² for creation of the Brazilian Sillicon Valley

HEALTH
HEALTH

Partnerships with the private sector to establish the world largest producer of vaccines

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