Ministry of Transport (Brazil)

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Ministry of Transport
Ministry overview
Formed 28 July 1860
Headquarters Brasília, Distrito Federal
Annual budget R$ 19,3 billion (2015)[1]
Minister responsible

The Ministry of Transport or Transportation (Portuguese: Ministério dos Transportes) is a cabinet-level federal ministry in Brazil. It enforces and directs regulations concerning transport, from roads and railways to ports and aviation. It was established in 1992. The current Minister of Transport is Maurício Quintella Lessa.

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  1. ^ Portal Orçamento (October 2014). "Projeto de Lei Orçamentária para 2015" (PDF). Senado federal. p. 22. Retrieved 2 January 2015. 

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