Business and Investment in SC



MoveisSanta Catarina is Brazil’s second largest furniture exporter, standing out in the segment of solid wood (pine and eucalyptus) lathe-produced furniture for residential use. The state furniture industry is distinguished by its technical and competitive competency, which has led to good results internationally.

The leading production center is on the northern plain, where there are hundreds of furniture companies in the municipalities of Rio Negrinho, São Bento do Sul and Palhoça.

  • 2,719 companies (2014)
  • 29.7 thousand workers (2014)
  • 2% of Manufacturing Value Added in SC (2013)
  • 2.3% of Santa Catarina exports, US$ 205 million (2014)

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