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SUSTAINABLE FOOD AND ENERGY

Brazil is the largest global sugarcane producer. In recent decades, sugarcane cultivation underwent a technological revolution, with the adoption of sustainable practices and the extraction of new by products.

SUGAR

ETHANOL

 

 

Bioelectricity

BRAZIL IS THE LARGEST SUGARCANE PRODUCER IN THE WORLD

Sugarcane production:

715 million tonnes

Fuel

BRAZIL IS THE SECOND LARGEST ETHANOL PRODUCER IN THE WORLD

Domestic Consumption:

33,3 billion litres

Exports:

2,6 billion litres

Ethanol production:

35,9 billion litres

 

People

2,2

MILLION

direct and indirect jobs generated in the sugar and ethanol sector

BRAZIL EXPORTS APPROXIMATELY 40% OF GLOBAL SUGAR TO MORE THAN 100 COUNTRIES

Sugar Production:Sugar

42,4 million tonnes

Exports:

35,28 million tonnes

Bioeletricity:

21 TWh / 4th electric power source in Brazil

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