GOIAS AND ITS SUGARCANE SUBREGIONS: ANALYSIS OF RECENT AND CURRENT PERIODS (1975-2019)
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The article analyses the process of expansion of the sugarcane cultivation in Goias, Center-West of Brazil. The recent history is presented in a periodic manner, indicating the main phases of the large-scale implantation of this plantation in Goias: 1975-1990, 1991-2002 and 2003-2019. The research methodology included theoretical and specific bibliographic review, data collection and analysis, thematic mapping, as well as fieldwork. It can be concluded that this sugar-energy production is mainly focused to supply the domestic market of ethanol, sugar and electricity.
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Prado Sampaio, Mateus de Almeida. GOIAS AND ITS SUGARCANE SUBREGIONS: ANALYSIS OF RECENT AND CURRENT PERIODS (1975-2019). Boletin Goiano De Geografia. Goiana: Univ Federal Goias, Inst Estudos Socio-ambientais, v. 39, 21 p., 2019. Available at: <http://hdl.handle.net/11449/195487>.