Brazilian Agricultural GDP Decline in 2018 Reported By Flavio Maluf
The Brazilian economy according to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE) grew by 0.4% in general in the first quarter of 2018 in comparison to the last quarter of 2017. If the growth is compared to the first quarter of 2017, the increase was about 1.3%. These numbers are derived from the agriculture sector which shows that things are not good at the beginning of 2018 in comparison with the beginning of 2017. This is as highlighted by Flavio Maluf the impresario, president and an executive of the companies Eucatex. The gross domestic product of agriculture and livestock fell by 2.6% from January –march in 2018 compared to the same period in 2017. The agriculture sector also lost rhythm between April and June due to the truck drivers strike that started in may and for ten days reports Flavio Maluf. Read more about Flavio Maluf at Blog do Ronco
Flavio was born into a political dynasty and a wealthy family on December 2, 1961. His father has been a Brazilian politician and a well-known businessman. Through hard work and the business skills that he possesses, Maluf has managed to create a lot of wealth and an empire for himself. He graduated with a mechanical engineering degree from Armando AlvaresPenteado Foundation. Maluf also has a Business Administration degree from New York University. He, however, followed his desires to be an entrepreneur by pursuing business full time. Maluf took over the family business (Eucatex) leadership in 1997. Flavio is also the president of the Grandfood. Grandfood group is the parent firm of the premier pet and the Golden feeds. He has worked for other companies such as Citicorp which has helped him in understanding what it takes to manage a business. Under Maluf’s leadership, Eucatex has grown regarding profit and subsidiary offices in several countries. The company can provide exports to U.S, Holland, Germany, UK and 35 other nations all over the world.
Flavio Maluf has also been involved in charitable works. Maluf has continuously given support to the less fortunate in Salto County and Sao Paulo. He has been providing healthcare services for the needy people. Read more: https://www.crunchbase.com/person/flavio-maluf