The investments in Brazil showed increase in the third semester of 2017. After four years of decline, the return on investments reinforces the bets that the recovery of the Brazilian economy tends to gain strength from now on.
The Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) announced the rise of GDP on Friday. According to the data, the Brazilian economy presented the third highest followed, growing 0.1% in the period.
Variation in Gross Fixed Capital Formation, in comparison with the previous quarter, in%
With the increase, the investment rate measured as a percentage of GDP (Gross Domestic Product) rose to 16.1% in the third quarter. The volume is still somewhat lower than the 16.3% recorded in the same quarter of 2016, well below the 21% level registered in the same period of 2013 – a level that was already considered below a more robust growth trajectory.
The assessment is that the privatization program, the gradual recovery of consumption and the basic interest rate moving to their historical low should help with the return of investments to the recovery of the economy.at the privatization program, the gradual recovery of consumption and the basic interest rate moving to their historical low should help with the return of investments to the recovery of the economy.
This growth may represent new opportunities for old and new investors seeking a specific industry to act.
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