Trade is an economic activity of great importance in the economy of Goiás, accounts for 15.2% of the state GDP, employs 23% of the labor force admitted in the State. It is estimated that 52% of purchases and sales transactions are made within the state itself, which shows the strength of its domestic market. The retail trade is the great representative in the generation of wealth in the activity of commerce, contemplating about 75% of the companies of the commerce and 70% of its personnel occupied. Another important trade for the Goiás economy is the external trade. On average, exports corresponded to 10% of the state’s GDP, with special emphasis on exports of soy, meat and mineral complexes.