Sat, 19 Sep 2020 09:57:00 GMT
Brazil slashes tariffs to zero on imports of Covid-19 vaccines and related inputs
Brazil slashed temporarily the import tax on COVID-19 vaccines and other products related to the fight of the new coronavirus. According to the resolution from the Ministry of Economy's Chamber of Foreign Trade, CAMEX, the obje...

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 09:18:00 GMT
Egypt becomes one of the main suppliers of garlic to the Brazilian market
Egypt has become one of the main suppliers of garlic to Brazil, with data this year showing that in the first eight months the product sales have already exceeded US$ 5 million, according to SECEX, Brazil's foreign trade secret...

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:29:00 GMT
Brazil keeps key interest rate at record low 2%; anticipates “forward guidance” instead of further cuts
Brazil’s central bank kept its key interest rate at a record-low 2.00% on Wednesday, pledging to stimulate the coronavirus-hit economy with “forward guidance” rather than more rate cuts because of the risk to financial ma...

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:10:00 GMT
Eight EU countries urge “real action” from Brazil to combat deforestation
A group of eight European countries urged Brazil to take “real action” to combat rising deforestation in the Amazon rainforest, which is threatening Europe’s desire to source food and other products sustainably.

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 09:01:00 GMT
Brazil's agribusiness exports in August reached US$ 8,9bn: China main client
Brazil's agribusiness exports during August 2020, reached US$ 8.91 billion, an increase of 7.8% in relation to the same month in 2019 (US$ 8.26 billion). Between August 2019 and 2020, agribusiness product exports grew by 16.5% ...