Businesspeople from Brazilian state of Mato Grosso visit China in October

23 August 2007

Cuiabá, Brazil, 23 Aug – Businesspeople from the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso are due to travel to China in October, the coordinator of the International Business Center (CIN) of the Federation of Mato Grosso Industries (Fiemt), Emerson Moura, said in Cuiabá Wednesday.

Moura also said that teh businesspeople would also take part in the 102nd edition of the Guangzhou Fair, which will be attended by companies from 211 countries, 15,000 exhibitors presentinga round 150,000 products.

China is currently the main destination of exports from Mato Grosso, representing 2º percent of total exports, or from January to July of this year, US$538 million, with soy beans in first place.

China is ranked sixth among countries selling most products to Mato Grosso, particulalry agricultural products, chemical products and items for civil construction. (macauhub)