Here you can find a summary of the strategic sectors of Rio de Janeiro. Consult Rio Negócios to access more information.
The city is the largest producer of oil in Brazil.
Home to Petrobras, regulating agencies and research institutes.
The largest and most important Research and Development centers in energy and pre-salt.
Three highest rated Oil & Gas Engineering courses.
Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
Highest concentration of IT professionals and students.
Home to the largest Research and Development center, incubators and technological centers.
Most modern operations center for urban monitoring in the world.
Future Media and Broadcast Center for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.
Five of the top 10 undergraduate Engineering courses in Brazil.
Home to the largest media company in the country.
Main culture, arts and intelligence hub in Brazil.
Films produced in Rio correspond to 85% of the national film industry’s box office.
Hospitality and Tourism
Main tourist destination in Brazil.
Reference in life style.
Host to major global events.
Five Industrial Districts in the city of Rio de Janeiro.
Proximity to the largest steel industrial center in Brazil.