Piraí do Sul

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Piraí do Sul
Cidade no Paraná
Country  Brazil
Region Southern
State Paraná
Mesoregion Centro Oriental Paranaense
Time zone UTC -3

Piraí do Sul is a municipality in the state of Paraná in the Southern Region of Brazil.[1][2][3][4]

The agriculture, production and industrialization of wood are the main sources of economy of Piraí do Sul with high industrial rate: 177 companies operate in town. Agrocultural production is also an important sector, especially the harvest of corn, soybeans and wheat. By the end of 2012, total consumption of is 23700 inhabitants should reach BRL 260 million, being the 84th in the state ranking. Piraí do Sul also has tourism potential, especially religious one the city is the fourth destination in the most sought religious tourism in Brasil thanks to the Shrine of Our Lady of the sprout, the patron saint of Drovers Route.

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  1. ^ "Divisão Territorial do Brasil" (in Portuguese). Divisão Territorial do Brasil e Limites Territoriais, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). July 1, 2008. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Estimativas da população para 1º de julho de 2009" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Estimativas de População, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). August 14, 2009. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 
  3. ^ "Ranking decrescente do IDH-M dos municípios do Brasil" (in Portuguese). Atlas do Desenvolvimento Humano, Programa das Nações Unidas para o Desenvolvimento (PNUD). 2000. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Produto Interno Bruto dos Municípios 2002-2005" (PDF) (in Portuguese). Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE). December 19, 2007. Archived from the original (PDF) on October 2, 2008. Retrieved December 17, 2009. 

Coordinates: 24°31′S 49°56′W / 24.517°S 49.933°W / -24.517; -49.933