The federal government of Brazil has announced the plans for an R $ 44 billion investment in the form of a stimulus package that will include 57 projects and 22 sectors. The infrastructure specialist, and reporter Felipe Montoro Jens has obtained information on this investment. The Program for Partnerships and Investments will be responsible for managing this stimulus to ensure it is implemented correctly.
The Program for Partnerships and Investments, builds relationships between the public and private to establish public private partnerships, all in attempt to maintain economic growth and sustainable job creation. According to Felipe Montoro Jens, this R $ 44 billion will include road work projects, airport related projects, and privatizing government entities.
Infraer is an airport management company that is owed by the government, and is planning to sell 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). Infraero currently own 49% of the stock of each of the airports under their jurisdiction.
It was announced by Felipe Montoro Jens there are plans to include to major highways in the 57 project stimulus package. BR 153, which connects Anapolis (GO) and Alianca (TO) and the BR 364 highway connecting Comodoro (MT) and Porto Velho (RO). Also is was announced port terminals Belem (PA), Vila do Conde (PA), Paranagua (PR) and Victoria (ES) are going to auctioned during the end of 2018.
It was also revealed there are three government owned and ran companies that will be auctioned during this project’s implementation. The Mint, Ceasaminas, Casemg and Docks of Espirito Santo. The Mint, who produces the currency, passports and other federal documents is being auctioned to the private sector to give the Mint access to the advanced technology needed to continue functioning correctly.