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Invest in Mato Grosso

Mato Grosso is one of the largest states in Brazil. In terms of the total area, Mato Grosso is the third largest state in Brazil. The state is located in the western parts of the country.  The state is surrounded on all sides by Para, Rondonia, Amazonas and Mato Grosso do Sul. Mato Grosso also shares an international border with Bolivia in the southwest. The state is mainly a plain region and has a vast, flat landscapes.  The state is the home for Pantanal, the world’s largest wetland, which is a very conducive habitat for a variety of animal and bird species.

The economy of Mato Grosso is mainly dominated by the agricultural sector. The agriculture industry accounts for about 40.8% of the state’s GDP. Mato Grosso is one of the leading soybean exporting states in Brazil. The state alone accounts for 83% of the total soybean exports of the country. Apart from soybeans, Mato Grosso also produces huge volumes of cotton. Thus, there is great investment for foreign investors to invest in the state’s agricultural industry.

The beautiful landscape and the topography of Mato Grasso make the state one of the most attracting tourist destinations in Brazil. Pantanal, the world’s largest swamp which is located in Mato Grosso, is one of the major tourist attracting places in the state. Tourists flock to the place particularly to view some fascinating species of wildlife. Thus for foreign investors, investing in the tourism sector of Mato Grosso is a very profitable option. The proactive steps taken by the Federal Government of Brazil would give a further push to the tourism industry in the state.

The real estate industry in Mato Grosso has grown significantly over the years. The growing number of immigrants coming to the state mainly underpins the growth. The price of real estate is much cheaper than most places in Europe. To attract foreign investment in the sector, the National Government provides tax benefits and other incentives to the investors. Great investment opportunity lies in building of residential and commercial buildings, beachside oases, luxurious villas and other leisure facilities. Thus, the real estate sector in Mato Grosso is a very profitable investment option that foreign investors can consider.

The service sector in the state is the second largest contributor to the GDP. It accounts for 40.2%. Mato Grosso also has a significant industrial sector, which accounts for about 19% of the state’s GDP. Thus the industrial sector also promises to be a good investment option for foreign investors especially in setting-up of ethanol-producing plants.

The forestry industry of Mato Grosso is another industry that investors can consider investing in. The forests of Mato Grosso are a rich source for a variety of natural resources. The forest provides raw materials for production of an array of goods. Investors can invest in the forestry sector and can convert the raw materials into profit-making goods.

Investing in Mato Grasso is advantageous because, as the third largest state in the country, the state has a huge consumer base. The state has a strategically well-laid out transportation network. The rail and road network is well connected within the state and also connected to other important states of Brazil. The state also has good air network connections.