Brazil Weekly

🧳 Air passenger numbers roar back in Brazil

Good morning! This week, with Covid restrictions disappearing, the Brazilian tourism industry tries to recover from the pandemic downturn. Environmental tax breaks policy is not having the desired effect in Brazilian municipalities.

Brazilians are traveling again

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São Paulo’s Guarulhos International Airport. Photo: Nelson Antoine/Shutterstock

Per Brazilian tourism operator association Braztoa, 2021 broke all previous records for the sector as Covid restrictions on travelers loosened in Brazil and abroad. The number of passengers boarding last year jumped 124 percent from the dreadful 2020 figures — when planes were grounded for months.

  • Figures surpassed even pre-pandemic levels. The number of passengers on domestic flights in 2021 was 47 percent...

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