Butantan headquarters is located in São Paulo State, the best place for business in Brazil. In South America, São Paulo State economy is second only to Brazil’s.
The state’s GDP, US$650 billion, stands for one third of Brazil’s. Also, 30% of the overall industrial output come from São Paulo.
The state is the place of 78% of national pharmaceutical market sales. The most important players for the sector, national and multinational – Instituto Butantan included – have their headquarters here.