With 903.357km², Mato Grosso is the third Brazilian state in area, is home to natural resources and the only one to host three distinct biomes: Amazon, Bush Land and the Pantanal, Natural Patrimony of Humanity. This magnificence is not restricted to the natural characteristics; it extends to other spheres and impacts directly on the opportunities that this land offers.
Mato Grosso presents figures that are impressive. The state registers Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of over R$ 70 billion, resulting on a 93% increase in seven years. With a population of only 3.1 million inhabitants, the state has "Chinese dragon growth", an expression which has become customary among analysts and opinion makers.
Mato Grosso in figures
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Currently, 15 industries operating in Mato Grosso are responsible for moving 20% of Mato Grosso's economy and employ 20% of manpower, 147.606 jobs. These figures express our strength and show how we can contribute to regional development.
The state of Mato Grosso is contemplated by three major incentives programs:
The fund aims to contribute to economic and social development of the Central-West Region, through funding directed to productive activities, directed to economic industrial, agro-industrial, agricultural, mineral, tourism, commercial and services sectors.
The program is linked to the Secretary of State for Trade, Industry, Mines and Energy (SICME) and aims to contribute to the expansion, modernization and diversification of economic activities, encouraging to undertake investments, technological innovation of production structures and increasing state competitiveness with an emphasis on job creation and income and reducing social and regional inequalities. The Prodeic encouraged by reducing the tax on merchandize circulation and services (ICMS).
The preconditions to join the Prodeic are:
I - be established or settling down in Mato Grosso's territory;
II - prove your regularity at the State’s Public Treasury;
III - prove your regularity together with Inspection and Environmental Control Agencies;
IV - prove participation in the First Job Program.
The fund aims to provide resources for financing micro and small businesses, boost productivity of existing or new businesses in the state and encourage the implementation, modernization or relocation of business activities in the sectors of industry, commerce and tourism.
The Funds are intended for industrial, commercial and tourism companies, micro and small in size, installed or will be installed in the State of Mato Grosso, and that seek to replace imports from other states or country, giving priority to segments that add value and jobs.