Brazil

Municipality in Northeast, Brazil

Acaraú

Population: 28,389

Acaraú

Acaraú is a municipality in the Ceará state of Brazil. The city lies on the Acaraú River near the northern Atlantic coast. In 2010 the population was estimated at 57,542. The municipality is a major producer of Brazilian lobster and its economy depends heavily on fishing, agriculture and cattle breeding.

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