Cape Verdean businesses present their products in Brazil

8 July 2009

Recife, Brazil, 8 July – A group of Cape Verdean businesspeople from the handicraft sector are taking part in the 10th National Handicraft Business Fair – Fenearte in Recife, the capital of the Brazilian state of Pernambuco.

Fenearte, which is taking place until 12 July, has 800 stands and 4,000 exhibitors from 26 countries and exhibits a variety of products, from local handicrafts (traditional products from cities, states and countries), to clothing, as well as costume jewellery and decorative items.

The trip by Cape Verdean businesspeople to Brazil was organised by the Sotavento Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Pernambuco Economic Development Agency and the Brazilian Embassy in Cape Verde. (macauhub)