Brazil Missing Potential R$1.8B in Tourism

By Maria Lopez Conde, Senior Contributing Reporter

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL – According to a newly-released study from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Brazil is currently losing up to R$1.8 billion in potential tourism revenue for the national economy per year. The study, which looked at investment in natural reserves and protected areas only, concluded these could see as much as R$2.2 billion from entrance fees, private investment and expenditures in the communities that surround them in 2016.

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