R $ 44 billion investment in the form 57 projects will be implemented as a way to keep the economic situation in the green, after the recent recession of 2015. Felipe Montoro Jens, reports this 57 project stimulus package will include 22 sectors, and is to be implemented by the Program for Partnerships and Investments.
The Program for Partnerships and Investments (PPI) is a government agency deployed to build and strengthen relationships between the public and private sectors, in an effort to create jobs and an optimal economic environment to stimulate economic growth. Felipe Montoro Jens reports these projects are not scheduled to begin until the last three months of 2018.
These projects, according to Felipe Montoro Jens, are going to include airport related projects, infrastructure projects and privatizing public companies. Felipe Montoro Jens reports Brasilia, Confis (Belo Horizinte), Galeao (Rio de Janeiro), Guarulhos (Sao Paulo), Maceio (AL), Joao Pessoa (PB), Aracaju (SE), Juazeiro do Norte (CE), Campina (PB), Recife (PE), Varzea Grande (MT), Rondonopolis (MT), Alta Floresta (MT), Barra do Garcas (MT), Victoria (ES) and Macae (RJ) are all scheduled to no longer be controlled by Infraero. Infraero is the government owned and operated company that controls all major airports, and owns 49% of their respective stocks. Visit infomoney.com to learn more.
Felipe Montoro Jens was also able to get details on road construction projects included in these 57 projects. The BR 153, connects Anapolis (GO) and Alianca (TO) and the BR 364 is the main road connecting Comodoro (MT) and Porto Velho (RO). Both the BR 153 and BR 364 are going to new road work done, covering over 800 kilometers.
There are also plans to auction port terminals Belem (PA), Vila do Conde (PA), Paranagua (PR) and Victoria (ES) at the end 2018, with the other projects. There are also plans to sell Ceasaminas, Casemg and Docks of Espirito Santo, and the Mint. The Mint is being sold in order to gain access to more advanced technology available in the private sector.