Environment “There are no mixtures here”: used cooking oil is in the oil recycling binToday Dyntra report confirms Famalicão as one of the most transparent municipalities in the countryToday International Day of the Elderly celebrated in Famalicão with affection and projects for the elderlyCulture and Tourism S. Miguel Grand Fair attracted thousands of visitorsCulture and Tourism Amateur Artist's House with open doors for talentCulture and Tourism São Miguel de Seide becomes the centre of the Camillian RouteCity Council Mayor wants to give energy self-sufficiency to schoolsToday Famalicão presents a plan for a municipality for allEducation Famalicão opens the classroom doors to the TheatreParishes Fradelos will have a multipurpose hallEnvironment Ten years later, Devesa is much more than a parkEnvironment Devesa Park receives extra care in the passage of its 10th anniversaryCulture and Tourism Famalicão celebrates World Music Day with opera, concerts and guitar duoToday Mário Passos celebrates the Council's Day under the motto of EcologyYouth Soraia Chaves is the great honoured of Ymotion 2022Social Action The municipality guarantees the transport of almost one hundred disabled citizens from Vila Nova de FamalicãoCulture and Tourism Casa das Artes in OctoberSport Famalicão hosts the Sports Awards Ceremony of “O Minhoto”Culture and Tourism Young Orchestra of Famalicão prepares concerts on 2nd and 3rd of SeptemberCulture and Tourism Famalicão's Handicraft and Gastronomy Fair on a renewed stageCulture and Tourism The Onion is the queen in Gondifelos!Today Pinheiro Braga Avenue starts requalification and duplication works
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Economic context

Vibrant Economy

Thanks to the excellence and enterprise of the companies based in the municipality, Famalicão is the third biggest exporter in the country and it has the second
highest trade surplus.With daring and strategic vision, Famalicão business people focused on internationalising their products and succeeded in gaining a foothold in highly demanding
and competitive markets, due to their quality, their differentiation and their high added value.

This area has concentrated important and potential industrial clusters in sectors that are important for the local and national economy. And it is home to some
of the biggest and best Portuguese companies.

Vila Nova de Famalicão Municipality is the third biggest exporter in Portugal and the biggest in the north of the country. The total volume of exports from Famalicão companies has been increasing steadily in recent years. In 2015, it increased 8.5% compared to 2014 – an increase higher than the national
average (3.68%).
The trade surplus also tells us a lot about the health and production capacity of Famalicão companies. At the end of 2015, the Famalicão balance of trade had a positive balance
of 13%.