FAST FACTS LATIN AMERICA: Brazil

Some of the world’s largest geological reserves are located in Brazil. The country’s key metal interests include iron ore, bauxite, aluminium, gold, copper, manganese, nickel, zinc, and niobium.

It is the largest country in South America, with its eastern border on the Atlantic Ocean. It neighbours all countries in the region except Chile and Ecuador.

The country’s mining...

Published

Danielle Assalve

August 24, 2015

09:05 GMT

São Paulo