EMIS Insights, our proprietary research arm, provides comprehensive industry reports for Brazil. Our network of locally based industry experts supplies analysis exclusive to EMIS customers.
Each report contains in-depth analysis of the sector’s importance for the Brazil’s economy, detailed statistics and infographics. The report’s contents include executive summary, sector and subsector overviews, competitive and regulatory environment, as well as thorough company profiles of the top market players.
Brazil is among the global leaders in renewable energy generation, having the world’s largest biomass power capacity, and ranking third and ninth, respectively, in terms of hydropower and wind power capacity at the end of 2016. During that year ...READ MORE
Latin America and the Caribbean – one of the most endowed regions in natural resources on a global scale, has prominent positions in the oil and gas industry. In 2015, the region held about 20% and 4.2% of world’s proven reserves of oil ...READ MORE
The food and beverage industry is the largest sector of Brazilian manufacturing, accounting for more than a quarter of its value added and about 3% of the country’s GDP in 2016, according to the Brazilian Association of Food Industries (ABIA). ...READ MORE
The mining sector plays a key role in Brazilian economy, accounting for 12% of national exports and for more than 5% of the net FDI equity capital inflow in 2015. Despite the deep recession in the country during the year, marked by a 3.8% y/y drop in ...READ MORE
Brazil is a major global player in the production of ferrous and non-ferrous metals, ranking among the world’s top ten crude steel manufacturers between 2010 and 2015. The country was also the largest primary aluminium manufacturer and the ...READ MORE
Over 2002-2013, the production and sales of motor vehicles in Brazil expanded at robust CAGRs of 7.8% and 8.9%, respectively. The rapidly growing domestic market attracted a strong wave of investment – during the period, a total of USD 24.6bn ...READ MORE
The construction sector, one of the key drivers of economic growth in the past decade, is undergoing a profound restructuring triggered by structural transformation of the Brazilian economy after the end of the commodities boom, low government ...READ MORE
The oil and gas sector in Brazil has emerged as one of the country’s driving forces since 1995, when the monopoly of state-run Petroleo Brasileiro (Petrobras) was ended. Following this liberalisation, the sector’s share in Brazil’s ...READ MORE
Brazil’s insurance sector expanded at a CAGR of 16.1% in terms of premium income between 2011 and 2014, outperforming the overall GDP growth during the period (CAGR of 1.7%), supported by growing household incomes, strong labour market and ...READ MORE
Brazil is the world’s leader in renewable energy power generation. Notably, at the end of 2015, renewable energy sources accounted for 70.4% of the installed capacity and for 75.9% of the power generation in the country. Although hydropower is ...READ MORE