Caieiras

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Caieiras
Municipality
Flag of Caieiras
Flag
Coat of arms of Caieiras
Coat of arms
Location of Caieiras
Location of Caieiras
Caieiras is located in Brazil
Caieiras
Caieiras
Location of Caieiras
Coordinates: 23°21′52″S 46°44′27″W / 23.36444°S 46.74083°W / -23.36444; -46.74083Coordinates: 23°21′52″S 46°44′27″W / 23.36444°S 46.74083°W / -23.36444; -46.74083
Country  Brazil
Region Southeast
State  São Paulo
Bairros
Government
 • Prefeito Dr. Roberto Hamamoto
Area
 • Total 96 km2 (37 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 86,623
 • Density 902.32/km2 (2,337.0/sq mi)
Demonym Caieirense
Time zone UTC-3 (UTC-3)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-2 (UTC-2)

Caieiras is a municipality in the state of São Paulo in Brazil.[1] Due to the municipality's large reforestation area, it is known as the "City of the Pines".

The municipality is served by CPTM Line 7 (Ruby).

Economy[edit]

The economy of the city is based on paper industry. Most of the territory of the town consists of reforesting areas belonging to Companhia Melhoramentos de São Paulo.

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External links[edit]

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