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The Brazil-U.S. Business Council is a private sector organization focused on promoting the free flow of trade and investment between the United States and Brazil. Established in 1976, the Brazil-U.S. Business Council was created to foster understanding and advance business priorities between the two countries.

The U.S. Section of the Council represents major U.S. companies invested in Brazil. It operates under the administrative aegis of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, maintaining independent policy formulation and membership.The Brazil Section of the BUSBC is managed by the Brazilian National Confederation of Industry (CNI), composed of the 27 Brazilian state-level federations of industry.

The unifying mission of the Council is to protect, maintain, and advance trade and investment between the United States and Brazil through free trade, free market, and free enterprise.

Press Releases

U.S. Chamber Strengthens Commitment to U.S.-Brazil Relationship

U.S. Chamber Welcomes Resolution of WTO Cotton Dispute with Brazil

U.S. Chamber Adds Cassia Carvalho and Neil Herrington to Brazil-U.S. Business Council and Americas Executive Teams

U.S. Chamber’s Brazil-U.S. Business Council Appoints The Coca-Cola Company’s Ahmet Bozer as Co-Chair


Program of Work



Câmbio e Política Comercial - Diego Z. Bonomo, O Estado de Sao Paulo
The Brazil-U.S. Trade Agenda
 - Diego Z. Bonomo, O Estado de Sao Paulo
Brazilian Trade Policy: Legality, Legitimacy, and Efficacy - Diego Z. Bonomo, O Estado de Sao Paulo
Brazil-U.S., Time to Include the Congresses - Diego Z. Bonomo, O Estado de Sao Paulo


Interview with Brazil-U.S. Business Council Chairman and Cargill Executive Chairman of the Board Greg Page

Brazil Council In the News

Los empresarios urgen a Estados Unidos y a Brasil a relanzar sus relaciones 
February 7, 2014
El País

Room (to Grow) with a Beautiful (Long) View
November 11, 2013
Bloomberg Businessweek

Rota de Dolares para o Brasil 

January 29, 2012
O Globo

Special Report - Brazil's Olympic push isn't winning any medals
March 27, 2011

President Obama Addresses Business Community in Brasilia
March 20, 2011
Chamber Post

Obama To Close Brazil-US Business Meeting
March 18, 2011
Brazil-Arab News Agency

Hours before Obama arrives, Brazil reaffirms its commitment is with Mercosur
March 17, 2011

Brazil slaps trade sanctions on US over cotton dispute
March 9, 2010
BBC News

Brazil Council In the Brazilian Media

Pernambuco e Estados Unidos discutem parcerias
April 16, 2011
Folha de Pernambuco

Parceria Estrategica na Pauta
March 18, 2011
Jornal do Commercio RJ/AC

Obama chega de olho em potencial energético do Brasil para suprir demanda dos EUA
March 17, 2011
BBC Brasil

Para Americanos, Brasil Passa a Ser Estratégico para EUA Sobretudo Depois da Crise Arabe
March 17, 2011
O Globo

Brasil espera corte em subsídios agrícolas com visita de Obama
March 16, 2011
Folha de Sao Paulo

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