The government of Brazil mad public their plans to implement a stimulus package of R $ 44 billion that will include 57 projects and 22 sectors. The Program of Partnerships and Investments will be managing the projects, and the distribution of the funding. According to Felipe Montoro Jens, these projects are going to include airport management changes, the relinquishing of federal government enterprises to the private sector, and road work projects.
The Program of Partnership and Investments (PPI) is the agency within the federal government that is responsible for establishing and maintain relationships with private and public sectors, to create public private partnerships. PPI is concerned with establishing an economically optimal environment that attracts businesses and job creation.
The government ran and owned Infraero is responsible for all the major airports in the country. Infraero also owns 49% of the stock of each of the airports currently managed by them. Felipe Montoro Jens, reports Infrero is going to release Brasilia, Confis (Belo Horizinte), Galeao (Rio de Janeiro), Guarulhos (Sao Paulo), Maceio (AL), Joao Pessoa (PB), Aracaju (SE), Juazeiro do Norte (CE), Campina (PB), Recife (PE), Varzea Grande (MT), Rondonopolis (MT), Alta Floresta (MT), Barra do Garcas (MT), Victoria (ES) and Macae (RJ) are all currently manged by Infraero, but they listed to passed over to the private sector as part of this 57 project stimulus plan.
Felipe Montoro Jens, also noted the BR 153, the road connecting Anapolis (GO) and Alianca (TO) and the BR 364 highway connecting Comodoro (MT) and Porto Velho (RO) are both included as part of the 57 projects slated for 2018. Felipe Montoro Jens, also listed port terminals Belem (PA), Vila do Conde (PA), Paranagua (PR) and Victoria (ES) are going to be sold also.
Felipe Montoro Jens, said there are three government companies to auctioned to the private sector as will, Mint Ceasaminas, Casemg and Docks of Espirito Santo. The Mint is only being sold for the access to higher quality technology from the private companies.