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Tag: Brazil employment

  • Thursday, August 3rd 2017 - 23:14 UTC

    Brazilian economy struggling to climb out of deep recession

     Unemployment rate fell to 13% in the second quarter of 2017, reaching the lowest level of the year. The jobless rate was below the previous quarter (13.3%)

    Brazil revealed mixed economic reports: record trade surplus, slight drop in unemployment and a stable industrial output. The July trade surplus was US$6.298, according to government data. Exports totaled US$18.769 billion and imports US$12.471 billion. This follows a surplus of US$7.195 billion in June.

  • Thursday, May 10th 2012 - 19:57 UTC

    Industrial sales and employment in Brazil gradually picking up

    CNI chief economist Flavio Castelo Branco: “numbers in March were positive”

    Brazil's use of installed industrial capacity fell for a second consecutive month in March, despite a continued recovery of industrial sales during the period, Brazil's National Confederation of Industries, CNI, announced.