São Paulo and its geo-economic area.
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Published by American Chamber of Commerce for Brazil in [São Paulo .
Written in English



  • São Paulo (Brazil : State)


  • São Paulo (Brazil : State) -- Description and travel.,
  • São Paulo (Brazil : State) -- Economic conditions.

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Edition Notes

StatementText by Wilson Rocha.
ContributionsAmerican Chamber of Commerce for Brazil, São Paulo, Brazil.
LC ClassificationsF2631 .R76
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4879183M
LC Control Number76007176

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The Metropolitan Area of Sao Paulo (MASP) has undergone a rapid urban growth process over the years, and this has been reflected in major climate by: 3. The city's metropolitan area, the Greater São Paulo, ranks as the most populous in Brazil and the 12th most populous on Earth. The process of conurbation between the metropolitan areas located around the Greater São Paulo (Campinas, Santos, Sorocaba and the Paraíba Valley) created the São Paulo Macrometropolis, Country: Brazil. for its construction around the metropolitan region of Sao Paulo, in its southern zone. •The creation of these four Municipal Natural Parks, with a total area of 1, ha and a meters forest buffer zone on each side of the highway (24 km in Sao Paulo) will contribute to protect the biodiversity in a very threatened region of the City.   The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them.