Geography

Economy of the Northeast Region of Brazil (continued)


Industry

The Northeast Region lives a frank process of industrialization. Suape Port Industrial Complex, located in the city of Ipojuca, Pernambuco, 40 km south of Recife, is one of the main investment hubs in the country.

There are more than 120 companies installed, including Abreu e Lima Refinery, Atlântico Sul Shipyard, Petrobras Distribuidora S / A, Shell do Brasil S / A, Arcor do Brasil Ltda, Bunge Alimentos, among others.


Suape Port Industrial Complex

In Pernambuco, located in the northern forest of the state, there is a Automotive Polo.


Fiat Chrysler Automotive Polo, in Goiana, in the Zona da Mata Norte of Pernambuco

The Camaçari Petrochemical Complex in Bahia has more than 90 chemical and petrochemical companies installed. Fortaleza is an industrial center in the textile, food, footwear and clothing manufacturing sectors. Around Recife, in the Metropolitan Region, there are mechanical, paper, food, cement, textile, electrical and other industries.

The Wine Route, in the São Francisco River Valley, with seven wineries installed in the cities of Petrolina, Santa Maria da Boa Vista and Lagoa Grande, all in Pernambuco and Juazeiro, Bahia, concentrates an industrial and tourist center, with all the infrastructure. for the visitors.


Wine Route in the São Francisco River Valley - vineyards near the Pernambuco backwoods