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Minasinvest English Briefing

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Minasinvest English Briefing

  1. 1. AN ENTERPRISING INVESTMENT PROMOTION AGENCY
  2. 2. MINAS GERAIS STATE & MINASINVEST: YOUR INVESTMENT GATEWAY TO INVESTMENTS IN BRAZIL!
  3. 3. “ Without investment, economic growth is impossible. Well-planned and high-quality foreign investment in developing countries can help make economic practices more sustainable. Inappropriate investment, however, can undermine communities and the environment. Proper goal in attracting investment is quality, rather than quantity. In the end, if investment does not increase well-being on a sustainable basis, it is not worth having, much less actively chasing. (International Institute for Sustainable Development, Canada) SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MINASINVEST believes there should exist an appropriate balance between public interest and private entrepreneurship that leads to social progress and economic development
  4. 4. MINASINVEST brings together BUSINESS , the state’s leading RESEARCH AND INNOVATION UNIVERSITIES and STATE GOVERNMENT in a public/private partnership to build the state’s technology-rich economy. “ THE STATE OF MINAS GERAIS CLUSTERED BY INNOVATIVE CORPORATIONS WITH A WELFARE AND LIFE QUALITY SOCIETY.“ TO LIVEN-UP AND PROMOTE THE BUSINESS CLIMATE OF THE MINAS GERAIS STATE, AGGREGATING INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS FOR THE SUSTAINED DEVELOPMENT OUR MISSION OUR VISION
  5. 5. OUR STRATEGY TARGETING STRATEGY <ul><li>IDENTIFYING MARKET NICHES AND DIRECTING MINASINVEST TOWARDS: </li></ul><ul><li>SECURING MINAS GERAIS COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE IN TERMS OF SITE LOCATION . </li></ul><ul><li>UTILIZING CUTTING EDGE INNOVATION THAT SUPPLANTS TRADITIONAL COMPETITIVENESS CONCEPTS. </li></ul><ul><li>CAPITALIZING ON THE MOST DISTINGUISHED ASSET OF MINAS: </li></ul><ul><li>: </li></ul><ul><li>- HUMAN CAPITAL </li></ul><ul><li>ADOPTING AS A STRATEGY OF BUSINESS INCUBATION: </li></ul><ul><li>THE KNOWLEDGE ECONOMY </li></ul><ul><li>(R&D, SCIENCE, APPLIED TECHNOLOGIES </li></ul>
  6. 6. BRIEF DESCRIPTION NATURE GOALS SERVICES PERSONALITY <ul><li>MINASINVEST is a civil entity of public interest (OSCIP) as determined by Federal Law 9.790/99 and State law 14.870/2003, having as its principal social objective “the promotion of sustainable economic and social development through the experimentation of new models for promoting development.” </li></ul>
  7. 7. NATURE GOALS SERVICES PERSONALITY <ul><li>MINASINVEST is an enterprising partnership between state government and private corporations designed to lead marketing and investment efforts for Minas Gerais Economic Development Agencies and private interests. </li></ul>BRIEF DESCRIPTION
  8. 8. NATURE GOALS SERVICES PERSONALITY <ul><li>MINASINVEST objective is to attract new business investment, locating new markets for Minas Gerais’ products and services, promoting the state as an ideal location for living and working, as well as mobilizing private resources for economic development. </li></ul>BRIEF DESCRIPTION
  9. 9. NATURE GOALS SERVICES PERSONALITY <ul><li>The role of MINASINVEST is to target and attract those types of investment that will support the government’s broader economic development goals and objectives. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>. </li></ul><ul><li>MINASINVEST is geared to the contemporary global context in its approach of attracting and retaining FDI – foreign direct investments. </li></ul>BRIEF DESCRIPTION
  10. 10. Attraction of quality FDI – Foreign Direct Investment Image building Policy advocacy Service facilitation Investment generation <ul><li>Stimulating a favorable </li></ul><ul><li>Business climate. </li></ul><ul><li>Identifying simple and </li></ul><ul><li>practical alternatives, facilitating </li></ul><ul><li>the administrative barriers. </li></ul>BRIEFING OF SERVICES SERVICES
  11. 11. CONCEPT : FDI can bring many benefits to Minas Gerais, helping Minas to achieve their broader-based economic development goals. The government, in alliance with MINASINVEST can take steps to increase the economic impact of each investment by pursuing policies that support broader and long-lasting economic goals.   PRINCIPLES : strengthening and linking the knowledge and information management for industrial and commercial application.   TOOL : Consolidation of a well-resourced and coordinated state level investment promotion agency (IPA) - MINASINVEST – in partnership with Government and other economic stake holders to provide the services that can serve as a platform for more pro-active lead generation.   APPROACH Integrating FDI – Foreign Direct Investment - Into Overall Economic Development Strategy of the State of Minas Gerais
  12. 12. <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>    </li></ul><ul><li>  Minas Gerais has a substantial local research capability in its universities and other research institutions.  This capability, however, is focused on basic research, rather than on applied research that will have industrial or commercial uses. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>By improving linkages between universities and firms, MINASINVEST will help to capitalize on this existing research capability for commercial purposes. </li></ul><ul><li>MINASINVEST has entered cooperation agreement with the main research institutions in the State: </li></ul><ul><li>UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE MINAS GERAIS – FUNDEP/UFMG </li></ul><ul><li>whichs pools 14 R&D universities – www.fundep.org.br </li></ul><ul><li>UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE VICOSA – UFV – largest bio-science university in Brasil – www.funarbe.org.br </li></ul>POLICY INTERACTIONS Enhanced industry-university linkages.
  13. 13. <ul><li>  A key way to increase the economic impact is to bring in higher value-added investment.  While the availability of low-cost, unskilled labor is important to some types of FDI, particularly export-oriented investment, attracting higher value-added FDI requires a well-educated, and trained or trainable workforce. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Minas’ ability to attract this higher value-added FDI, therefore, is dependent upon greater investment in education and training, particularly at the technical and managerial levels. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>PARTNERSHIP WITH: </li></ul><ul><li>Business schools: FUNDAÇÃO DOM CABRAL and IBMEC </li></ul><ul><li>Universities: UFMG, UFV </li></ul><ul><li>This provides a highly effective interface where industry needs are matched with academic strengths. </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>POLICY INTERACTIONS Building human capital.  

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