Latin America


Development of smart grids in Latin America and the Caribbea

4 July 2011 Implementation throughout the region was highlighted as critical to help reduce high losses in electricity distribution networksExploring opportunities and challenges related to the devel...


3.4 Brazil

By ABRAVA Due to the positive results in 2010, HVAC&R market in Brazil only has to commemorate. Compared with 2009 it had a growth of more than 18%, because it was a year of economic recovery. Thi...


2.11.1 Brazil

Brazil’s annual GDP growth rate was 7.5% in 2010, much stronger than the 0.2% contraction posted in 2009. Brazil is the largest HVAC market in Latin America and the host of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and 2016 Olympic Games. There is growing demand for air conditioners at sports venues under construction.Brazil’s market size in 2010 is estimated at 2.8 million units, almost half of the total Latin Ame...

PR 2018.07.21

i-NX-Q: the new Climaveneta multi-purpose heat pump with inverter technology

Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems presents i-NX-Q. Climaveneta’s air source multi-purpose unit with scroll inverter compressors and cooling capacity from 43 to 151 kW. The logic of

Daikin to Establish Production Factory in Brazil

Daikin’s First Production Factory in Latin America   To contend with the demand in the rapidly expanding air conditioning market in Brazil, Daikin decided to establish a new factory (site area of approximately 200,000 m2) for air conditioning equipment in the city of Mogi das Cruzes, located on the outskirts of Sao Paulo in Brazil, with production beginning at the start of 2014. At the new fa...


Establishment of AC Equipment Production Factory in Rapidly

April 28, 2011 To contend with the demand in the rapidly expanding air conditioning market in Brazil, Daikin Industries, Ltd. has decided to establish a new factory (site area of approx. 200,000 m2) f...


Brazilian White Goods Market Expected to Top US$ 11 Billion

The Home Electrical Appliance Research Committee of the Japan Electrical Manufacturers’ Association (JEMA) compiled a research report on the white goods market in Brazil, where the economy is undergoing rapid growth.   Brazil enjoys the 2nd largest share (15.6%) in the combined North and South American white goods market, after the United States (58.1%). The Brazilian white goods market accou...


Carel Opens New Manufacturing Plant in Brazil

On 14 February Carel inaugurated a new manufacturing plant in Brazil, in the Valinhos industrial district around 100 km northwest of Sao Paulo.Carel Sud America Instrumenta?ao Eletronica, a trading co...


Heatcraft Invests in Supermarket Systems

Heatcraft has launched a new line of remote condensers with variable-speed electronic motors to reduce energy consumption and noise levels. The new devices are ideal for supermarkets because they can vary motor speed according to the load. During the day when temperatures and load are higher, the motors operate at maximum speed. At night, when ambient temperatures tend to drop and load is reduced,...


Johnson Controls Opens New Headquarters in Rio de Janeiro

In November 2010, Johnson Controls opened its new headquarters in Rio de Janeiro. According to Monica Quibao, director of the company’s air conditioning division, the move is strategic to future busin...


Danfoss Posts Favorable Bottom Line in FY 2010

Danfoss saw sales of US$ 120 million in Brazil in fiscal 2010. This is double its sales for fiscal 2009 and puts the Brazilian market in 7th place for Danfoss globally, behind the United States, Germany, China, France, Italy, and Russia.   As the BRICs were the last to feel the global economic crisis and the first to recover, Brazil managed to record above-average growth in 2010. Demand in th...


Emerson Strengthening Sales Channels for Energy Efficiency

Emerson Network Power recently certified its first Enterprise Business Partner. Peak Energy Systems, Emerson Network Power’s partner of four years, has helped expand Emerson’s market share in Brazil and was awarded the Silver certification, the first level of a total of three in Emerson’s certification program. According to Antonio Oscar Slater, manager of channel sales for Emerson Network Power, ...


Exhibition & Event

ACRA 2018 helds in Sapporo, Japan

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