RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Industrial production in 11 of the 15 locations investigated by the Monthly Industrial Survey (PIM Regional) grew in May when the national index advanced 0.3%.
According to the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics (IBGE), which released the results on July 8, the largest increases occurred in Amazonas (6.6%) and Mato Grosso (4.6%).
Ceará (3.2%), Goiás (3.2%), Espírito Santo (2.8%), Santa Catarina (1.6%), and . . .