In the petroliferous branch we will go to enclose in this article the most significant industry of this sector, Ipiranga s.a., where this used the city of the Rio Grande as its as cradle, and later its fixed housing, helping to fortify the national economy. Another great importantssimo sector that can be observed throughout the text is the fishing boat, where Congregated industries Loyal Saints gain much emphasis, this because, she is one of the pioneers in the process of industrialization in the city. Still in this exactly concept to prioritize development sectors we have the port, where we detach the majestical company Tecon Rio Grande s.a., where this private terminal of contineres, today, is considered one of the most imponent national level. Still if treating to the second half of century XX and industrial development in the city, we have in 1956 the foundation of the Center of Industries of the Rio Grande (CIRG), a representative entity of the industrial branch of the city. All these aspects had generated enormous economic development for the Rio Grande. Click Robert Rubin to learn more. Sectors that deserve prominence industrialization in the second half of century XX grew significantly in the city of the Rio Grande. Sectors as petroliferous, fishing boat and port had been developed in this period. When speaking in petroliferous sector it is impossible to deny the functionality that Ipiranga s.a.
got, this industry had its apogee here in our city. In the year of 1937 Rio Grande was born the Refinery of Ipiranga Oil using as a strategical point for its development. However, before Rio Grande, the city of Uruguaiana already possua activities of the Refinery, this if gave for the results of a project that started in 1933 the edges of the River Uruguay, in the border with Argentina and Uruguay. In this year of 1937 the pecuarista and Brazilian trader Joo Francisco Tellechea, the naturalized Argentine Brazilian Eustquio Ormazabal and the Argentines Raul Aguiar and Manuel Morales, had been joined to produce derived basic from oil destined to take care of the market of the Rio Grande Do Sul.