Research and analysis

Brazil - economic focus January 2015

This publication was withdrawn on 1 August 2016

This publication was archived on 4 July 2016

This article is no longer current. Please refer to Overseas Business Risk - Brazil

Report from the embassy in Brasilia on prospects for economic policy in 2015.



Brazil’s economic performance in 2014 assessed. Better prospects for the direction of economic policy in 2015. Much needed fiscal correction is on its way, now the main focus of the government. Monetary tightening cycle continues and should slowly bring inflation down. Growth is likely to be flat, but confidence is being restored through a more stable and predictable economic policy.