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Estimativa De Custo De Coleta E Rentabilidade Para Sistema Extrativo De Latex De Seringueira Na Amazonia

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  • Santos, Jair Carvalho Dos
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    São escassos os conhecimentos relativo ao desempenho econômico dos sistemas de produção extrativistas, que podem oferecer subsídios a políticas públicas para o setor. Este trabalho teve como objetivo apresentar uma estimativa dos custos de produção para extração de látex de seringueira (Hevea brasiliensis), safra 2001/2002, no estado do Acre. A metodologia utilizada foi a análise de rentabilidade com base na propriação dos custos de oportunidade dos recursos empregados, determinando-se os custos, resultado líquido e remuneração ã mão-de-obra familiar empregada pelas famílias extrativistas. Para o período analisado, o sistema apresentou rentabilidade muito negativa, com as receitas totais, que incuia subvenção pelo estado, representando apenas cerca de 35% dos custos finais. A remuneração à mão-de-obra familiar proporcionada pelo sistema representou cerca de 28% do valor praticado no mercado no período. Os resultados mostram, ainda, que a subvenção oferecida pelo poder público foi insuficiente para proporcionar uma remuneração mínima aos produtores, e indicam a necessidade de maior apoio à essa atividade.

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    Paper provided by Sociedade Brasileira de Economia, Administracao e Sociologia Rural (SOBER) in its series 44th Congress, July 23-27, 2006, Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil with number 145689.

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    Keywords: extrativismo; latex; borracha; Acre; Amazonia; Financial Economics; Labor and Human Capital;

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