Mato Grosso (not to be confused with Mato Grosso do Sul) is a state in the country of Brazil. Mato Grosso is one of the Brazil’s richest states and its main economic activity is farming – specifically the production of soybeans and SoyBean Oil.
Mato Grosso is the third-largest state of Brazil by area and is bordered by the neighboring states of Rondonia, Amazonas, Para, Tocantins, Goias and Mato Grosso do Sul. Mato Grosso also shares a border with the neighboring country Bolivia.
The capital city of Mato Grosso is Cuiaba.
Other cities in Mato Grosso include:
Tangara de Serra
Barra da Garcas
Primavera do Leste
Lucas do Rio Verde
Pontes e Lacerda
Barra do Bugres
Guaranta do Norte
Peixoto de Avezedo