Brazil: Business mission takes 70 companies to Portugal

9 November 2007

Sao Paulo, Brazil, 9 Nov – Over 70 Brazilian entities, mainly linked to commercial promotion and law, are due to visit Portugal next week, as part of the 2nd Portugal-Brazil Business Mission and Meeting.

The mission, which will travel to Porto, Viana do Castelo and Lisbon, will mainly represent the Brazilian states of Ceará and Bahia followed by, Amazonas, Pará, Paraná, Minas Gerais, Pernambuco, Rio Grande do Sul, Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro.

As well as chambers of commerce and foreign trade agencies, the group will include agricultural, food, IT, jewelry, real estate and other companies.

From the Portuguese side, the companies attending are mainly from the real estate, retail, IT and environmental sectors.

The mission is organized by the Council of Portuguese Chambers of Commerce in Brazil and by the Portuguese Agency for Foreign Trade and Investment (AICEP) and its Brazilian counterpart APEX. (macauhub)