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CEDRO: OVER 100 YEARS OF HISTORY.

The brothers Antônio Cândido, Bernardo and Caetano Mascarenhas, facing daunting obstacles, had to import machinery and equipament from England, brought by ship, train and ox carts to their plant in the interior of the State of Minas Gerais. In 1872 they founded what would become one of the most renowed textile industries in the country: Companhia de Fiação e Tecidos Cedro e Cachoeira.

Curreretly Cedro has an industrial complex composed of five units, producing over 180 million square meters of textile fabrics per year.


CEDRO: MÁS DE UN SIGLO DE HISTORIA.
Los hermanos Antônio Cândido. Bernardo e Caetano Mascarenhas, enfrentando grandes desafíos, teniendo que importar máquinas y equipos de Inglaterra, que fueron transportados eu navio, tren y carreta tirada Por bueyes, iniciaron en 1872 lo que se transformaria, a lo largo de los años, en una de las empresas mejor conceptuadas de la industria textil del país, la Companhia de Fiação e Tecidos Cedro e Cachoeira.

Actualmente Cedro posee un parque fabril con cinco unidades industriales, produciendo más de 180 miliones de metros cuadrados de tejidos al año.

VISITS TO THE MUSEUM

To schedule a guided tour, please contact Cedro Management in Caetanópolis, at (5531)3714-6227.

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