Rachel Glickhouse’s Contributions
AS/COA Online’s web team went to the Suape industrial complex outside of Pernambuco’s state capital Recife today. Your correspondents were shown several sites in the 33,359 acre industrial park, meeting with a number of representatives and conducting interviews, which will be posted to the blog over the coming days.
While infrastructure projects in Brazil’s northeast offer potential for economic growth and job creation, they also present challenges. Lawsuits, cost overruns, construction delays, and licensing disputes are some of the issues that can slow the progress of developments.