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The Federal Government created several regulatory Agencies in charge of specific economic sectors, the most important of which are the following:

  • ANATEL- National Telecommunications Agency
  • ANEEL- National Electric Power Agency
  • ANP-National Oil Agency
  • ANNT- National Land Transportation Agency
  • ANTAQ- National Water Transportation Agency
  • ANVISA- National Health Agency
  • ANAC- National Air transport Agency The primary function of these Agencies is to monitor and regulate activities in the public interest, which gradually moved from public to private entities. Such Agencies are responsible for regulating the structure of the markets under their scope of authority.

Latest version updated 20th December 2017

Country Breakdown

207.7

Million

Population

R$

Brazilian Real

Currency

$ 1.8

Trillion

GDP

8.5

Million

km2