TO INVEST IN JUIZ DE FORA

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LAWS

JUIZ DE FORA FOR INVESTORS

Juiz de Fora, located in the Zona da Mata of Minas Gerais State, garantees to the investors all the necessaries conditions to allow the productive processes installed here to present the required competitiveness in a sustainable and globalized economy.

The city offers logistical facilities, infrastructure, a large and modern health and educational network, diversified shops and services as well as access to cheap credit and human capital and service policies that reduce tax costs.

President Itamar Franco Regional Airport

Easy access to suppliers and the consumer market

  • Geoeconomic strategic location: 50% of the Brazilian GDP is formed in a radius of 600 km, with Juiz de Fora as center;
  • Availability of the most dynamic road-rail system in the country - Rail SR3-MRS, BR-040, BR-267, MG-353;
  • Itamar Franco Zona da Mata Regional Airport and Francisco Álvaresde Assis Municipal Airport: connection with the main markets of Brazil and the World;
  • Dry Port: agility and competitiveness in the import and export processes of inputs and products. Possibility of special operations, such as Dry Industrial Port;
  • Dry Availability of large logistics operators.

Morro do Imperador  Belvedere

Access to infrastructure and industrial facilities

  • Natural gas: Gasbel I and Gasbel II;
  • Availability of fiber optics, 100% digital telephony, Internet 4G;
  • Availability of free wi-fi in public squares;
  • Water resources: 99% of water consumed in the municipality is treated and piped;
  • Sewage collection: 98.8% of the volume generated in the municipalityo;
  • Sanitary sewage: in 2018, 70% of municipal sewage will be treated;
  • Electric Energy: 99% coverage of the municipality available in high / medium / low voltage;
  • Garbage collection: 99% of the volume generated in the municipality;
  • Public transport of quality and complete coverage of the municipality;
  • Availability of business condos.

Federal University Of Juiz de Fora

Access to cheap credit

  • Institutes of science and technology: EMBRAPA Milk Cattle; National Institute of Electrical Energy;
  • 12 universities and 1 Federal Institute of Technology: 30,000 students enrolled and 4,000 graduates per year;
  • 369 elementary schools;
  • 46.000 alunos na rede pública municipal (Creche, Infantil, Fundamental, EJA);
  • 42.800 students at the statewide network (Initial, Fundamental, Medium and EJA);
  • Technical and professionional courses (SENAI, SENAC, SEST / SENAT).

Halfeld Street - Downtown

Access to cheap credit

  • Modern banking network;
  • BDMG and BNDES coverage.

Incentive policies that reduce tax costs

  • General Law of micro and small sized enterprises;
  • Laws wich provides muncipal incentives taxes for segments such as Information Technology, Call Center (ISS, IPTU, ITBI);
  • Law of Productive Investments (Law 13.207).

Mercedes -Benz  Automative Industry Unity

Commerce and services

  • Diversified and strong commerce: 13.000 commercial establishments;
  • Large and modern hospital network : 16 hospitals, 2.433 hospital beds, 16.710 health system professionals (Source: CNES);
  • Large and modern hotel chain: 4.000 beds;
  • Entertainment (gastronomy, shows, theater, museums).

Public Security Cameras System

Safety System

  • High Military Police contingent: 1.153;
  • Representative Municipal Guard: 97;
  • "Live Eye" Program - 54 Surveillance cameras;

MODERN, ATTRACTIVE, WELL PLANNED, GOVERNMENT TRANSPARENCY, EFFICIENT, FRIENDLY, SMART AND CONNECTED.

JF STATISTICS

Invest in one of the brazilian cities with the best quality and highest life expectancy.

  • Highway

    . JF - Belo Horizonte: 272km
    . JF - Rio de Janeiro: 184km
    . JF - São Paulo: 506Km
    . JF - Santos: 578Km
    . JF - Vitória: 519Km

  • Railway

    . JF - Belo Horizonte: 360Km
    . JF - Rio de Janeiro: 294Km
    . JF - São Paulo: 553Km
    . JF - Santos: 589Km
    . JF - Vitória: 815Km
  • Population - 2017*: 563.769
  • Last Census resident population - 2010*: 516.247
  • Population density - 2010*: 359,59 hab/km²
  • Municipal HDI - 2010*: 0,778
  • Employment - 2015*: 172.724
  • Added values to the merchandise and inputs - 2014 (R$1.000)**:
    . Farm sector: 43.171
    . Industry: 2.702.832
    . Service Sector: 7.369.350
    . Public Administration: 1.873.833
    . Taxes / subsidies: 1.731.092
  • GDP (gross domestic product) - 2014 (R$1.000)**: 13.720.279
  • GDP/per capita - 2014**: 24.914

  • * Source: IBGE - 2017
    ** Source: João Pinheiro Foundation - 2017
  • Labor Market by economics sectors - 2017*:

    - Number of licensed establishments :
    . Mineral Extraction: 25
    . Process Industries: 2.406
    . Construction: 1.478
    . Commerce: 8,922
    . Services: 15.808
    . Public Administartion: 32
    . Farm Industry: 650
    . Total: 29.368

    - Employments:
    . Mineral Extraction: 94
    . Process Industries: 18.449
    . Construction: 6.886
    . Commerce: 31.422
    . Services: 71.429
    . Public Administration: 1.417
    . Farming Industry: 1.364

    . Total: 131.971

  • * Source: MET / CAGED - 2017
  • IDHM - 2010*
    . Brazil: 0,727
    . Minas Gerais State: 0,731
    . Juiz de Fora: 0,778

  • Life expectancy at birth - 2010*
    . Brazil: 0,816
    . Minas Gerais State: 0,838
    . Juiz de Fora: 0,844

  • HDI Mean years of schooling - 2010*
    . Brazil: 0,637
    . Minas Gerais State: 0,638
    . Juiz de Fora: 0,711

  • *Source: Atlas Brasil 2013 / PNUD
  • Enterprises by sector - 2013*:

    . Industry: 1.728
    . Commerce: 7.891
    . Service: 8.765
    . Construction: 963
    . Farm sector: 31
    . Public Administration: 15
    . Others: 1649

    . Total: 21.043

  • *Source: IBGE - 2015
  • 369 public and private schoools - 2017*
  • 12 Universities: 11 Private – 1 Public - 2017*
  • 01 federal institute of technology - 2017*


  • *Source: PJF - 2017
    **Source: IBGE - 2017
  • 39.500 higher education enrollments - 2015*

  • 6.000 enrollments in Tecnical Schools - 2016*

  • 78.500 enrollments in Elementary, Middle and High School - 2016*

  • * Source: DATAVIVA 2017
    Health Systems - 2015*:

  • 2.422 Hospital beds
  • 21.100 professionals
  • 9.110 equipments


  • Public Security - 2017**:

  • 1.153 Military Officers
  • 97 Municipal Civil Guards
  • 54 surveillance cameras

  • * Source: DATAVIVA - 2017
    ** Source: PJF - 2017
  • Tourism agencies: 65*
  • Bars: 2.683*
  • Restaurants: 2.578*
  • Hotels: 63*

  • Squares: 294**
  • Museums: 16**
  • Theaters: 8**
  • Parcs: 3**
  • Nightclubs: 9**

  • Visit the Tourism Department Website

    Portal do Turismo

    * Source: SICAE/DRM/SF/PJF e Juiz de Fora e Região Convention & Visitors Bureau
    **Source: Portal do Turismo / PJF e EMPAV - 31/10/2017

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