Felipe Montoro Jens has reported the plans of the Brazilian government to invest R $ 44 billion in the economy in an effort to stimulate more opportunities for public private partnerships. The Program of Partnerships and Investments (PPI) will be responsible for the management of the investment ensuring they included 57 projects spread over 22 sectors. The Program of Partnerships and Investments (PPI) creates relationships with the public and private sectors to encourage the creation of public private partnerships. This investment is will included changes to Infaero’s current airport management responsibilities, the privatizing of public companies, and road work construction projects. Felipe Montoro Jens has noted over half of these projects will not be implemented until the end of 2018.
Felipe Montoro Jens has confirmed Infraero will no longer manage 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) as part of the government’s attempts are relieving some of the financial burden causing the deficit to skyrocket. Felipe Montoro Jens also noted the following ports will sold to the private sector in 2018 Belem (PA), Vila do Conde (PA), Paranagua (PR) and Victoria (ES). Learn more on consorciocorretora.com for more info.
Felipe Montoro Jens did highlight the success of Belo Horizonte’s 20 year PPP project to upgrade luminary lights to LED. Felipe Montoro Jens reports the Belo Horizonte project is largest PPP in the country’s history, by 2020 182,000 lights will be upgraded to LEDs. Sao Paulo, the largest city in Brazil is planning similar PPP projects.
Felipe Montoro Jens also reported the plans to sell the government companies Mint, Ceasaminas, Casemg and Docks of Espirito Santo. Felipe Montoro Jens noted the according to the Minister of the Secretary General of the Presidency the Mint is being sold to have access to advance technology the private sector can offer.