U.S. Department of Commerce

10/13/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/13/2021 16:45

Readout of Deputy Secretary Graves Meeting with Meeting with Brazilian Deputy Minister of Economy Roberto Fendt

Today, Deputy Secretary Don Graves met with Brazil's Deputy Minister of Economy, Roberto Fendt, to discuss the U.S.-Brazil Commercial Dialogue, which will take place next week. On behalf of Secretary Raimondo, Deputy Secretary Graves conveyed that the Secretary looks forward to the U.S. hosting the upcoming U.S.-Brazil CEO Forum and working with Minister Paulo Guedes to ensure an ambitious bilateral agenda addressing the Forum's recommendations. The Deputy Secretary and Deputy Minister committed to building on the successes of the Commercial Dialogue and CEO Forum to expand commercial collaboration between the two economies.