Mauá (IPA: [ma'wa]) is a municipality in the state o São Paulo, in Brazil. Is pairt o the metropolitan region o São Paulo. The population as o 2006 is 413,943 inhabitants (11t lairgest ceety in population o the state), the densitie is 6,645.4/km² an the aurie is 62.6 km². The densitie is even greater, syne ane third o the ceety is industrial aurie an 10% is rural or forest. This place name comes frae the Tupi leid an means, the ane that is heich. As it's a municipality, it can be translatit tae heich ceety.
Mauá haes the 23rd lairgest GDP o São Paulo state.
Is the birthplace o the Brazilian tableware industry.