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Top 11 reasons why Brazil is so expensive

Top 11 reasons why Brazil is so expensive

Brazil living costs are extremely expensive, especially for foreigners. Front page of Epoca magazine’s September 2011 article “Why is Brazil so expensive” shows data on the cost of cars in Brazil compared with other countries, costing twice the price in Brazil compared with the US. Front page of March 2012 edition of Brazil’s Veja magazine: “Why Brazil has the most expensive iPhone in the world” presented benchmarks of everyday products (shoes, jeans, electronics) in Brazil …

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Top 4 reasons why furniture is expensive in Brazil

Furniture in Brazil is incredibly expense.  There are actually reasons for this aside from the general reasons why Brazil is so expensive.  I offer the following explanation. 1) Wood prices Brazil has some of the highest stocks of wood in the world, but is a smaller exporter relative to indonesia for example. The reason is that unfortunately, a lot of wood is produced illegally. Illegally sourced wood is used in many local industries and is very …

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