Exploit the Amazon: Brazil Unveils Its Radical New Sales Pitch

Bloomberg Quint | Dec 4, 2020 at 5:30 PM
  • Brazil’s environment minister has a vision for the Amazon — as a money-making venture open to business.
  • Brazil is home to more than half of the Amazon rainforest, a landscape containing one-in-ten of Earth’s known species which acts as a sink for some 90-140 billion tons of carbon.
  • An area of rainforest larger than Jamaica was destroyed in the first seven months of this year, more than was lost in all of 2019.