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.
Despite ranking among the ten largest global economies and being responsible for more than half of South America’s GDP in 2016, according to October 2017 estimates by the IMF, Brazil has the most inadequate infrastructure of the ...READ MORE
Brazil is among the global leaders in renewable energy and a pioneer in developing biofuels as an economically viable alternative to fossil fuels. Notably, in 2016, 26.8% of the fuels consumed in the country were renewable. The main ...READ MORE
The combined value added of Brazil’s transportation, warehousing and postal services fell by 6.8% y/y at the end of 2016, indicating weaker performance of the industry than that of the overall economy, with the GDP contracting by 3.5% ...READ MORE
The wood and paper sector is one of Brazil’s most competitive industries on an international scale. The main advantages of the country are the abundance of available land, the favourable soil and climatic conditions and the high forest ...READ MORE
The real estate sector - one of the key drivers of the Brazilian economy in the past decade - was not shielded from the deep recession in the country over the 2015-2016 period. It suffered from oversupply, lower demand, limited loan financing, ...READ MORE
In line with the beginning of the economic recovery in 2017, motor vehicle output and sales in Brazil rebounded after a prolonged period of contraction. Since 2014, the automotive sector in the country has experienced one of the deepest crises in its ...READ MORE
Given its strong positive correlation with the overall economy, retail was one of the sectors most severely hit by the economic recession in Brazil over the 2015-2016 period, which was marked by a deteriorating job market, falling wages, persistently ...READ MORE
Brazil is among the leaders in the global IT market, accounting for 1.9% of the worldwide sales of hardware, software and IT services in 2016. During the period the country was also the undisputed regional front-runner, responsible for 36.5% of the ...READ MORE
The agriculture, livestock and fisheries sector in Brazil plays a key role in the domestic economy, accounting for 4.7% of total GDP, 24% of total export value, and 3.7% of total employment in 2016. The GDP of the sector registered a 6.6% y/y ...READ MORE
The deep economic recession in Brazil in 2016 pushed down the demand for loans and the profitability of the domestic banking system. The value of outstanding loans decreased for the first time in two decades, by 3.5% y/y to BRL 3.1tn (USD 954bn), ...READ MORE