“Without a doubt, the China-Brazil Business Council is the main voice for business in Brazil-China relations.”
Without a doubt, the China-Brazil Business Council is the main voice for business in Brazil-China relations. Its engagement has been significant. During the Chairmanship of Ambassador Sergio Amaral, who has brought a new dynamism to the Council, modernized its publications, and strengthened its research functions. The Council, which has been cited in several official bilateral declarations, is an essential body for formulating Brazilian strategy in the area of economic relations with China, in engaging the Chinese business community and the Chinese Government, and in coming up with solutions to the problems with will continue to appear in this area, as is the case when two large nations are engaged in economic and trade relations. With the deepening of these relations and the need to redirect them toward new sectors while addressing the concerns of Brazil’s business community, the Council is expected to play an increasingly important role in building this new phase of bilateral relations.