MIL OSI-C. Region: Latin/Latin America
Source: the Republic-of-Brazil-news
São Paulo, SP, brazil), 10/10/2019 THE opening match of the third edition of the Investment Forum in Brazil to 2019 (BEEF – its acronym in English) has been carried out by the President of the Republic, Jair, jair bolsonaro, on the morning of Thursday (10), in São Paulo. As of Friday (the 11th), in the event it presents to foreign investors on business opportunities in sectors such as defense, education, infrastructure, energy, agribusiness, technology and innovation.
The Minister for Defence, mr Fernando Azevedo, and the Brazilian follows with a great vision for the future, some of which are translated by the Strategic Projects of the Armed Forces.
In September, we delivered the first aircraft in the KC-390, a partnership between the Brazilian Air Force and Embraer. We have also had delivery of the first aircraft of the brazilian Gripen, the Swedish company, SAAB, is a technological leap in fighter aviation and is an example of collaboration in the transfer of technology,” he said.
“ In the navy, we’ll have it tomorrow, in Rio de Janeiro, and the integration of Submarine Humaitá, as part of the Development Program of Submarines of the Navy of Brazil,” added mr. Fernando.
In addition to the Presidents of the inter-American Development Bank, Luis Alberto Moreno, and the Brazilian Agency for Promotion Exports and Investments (Apex-Brazil), Sergio Segovia, attended the opening ceremony of the Ministers of the House, Civi, Onyx Lorenzoni
Brazil has the resources, the biodiversity and natural resources. We have become a nation of the dreams of all of us, and we want to share it with you, with you, that is believing in Brazil,” he said in a speech to the President, jair bolsonaro.
Members in some 45 countries and 37 sectors in the world economy and complement the activities carried out in the two-day event.
In the afternoon, the prime Minister, Fernando teixeira de Azevedo took place at the opening of the panel, “the Innovation is in the business of Defense: hacking the human”, which was moderated by the Secretary of Defense Products, as well as Mark Degaut.At the opening of the panel, the Minister of Defense, stressed that the forum’s purpose is to create “opportunities for investment and partnerships in sectors of strategic importance, including those for the Defence. “We are committed to creating the opportunities,” he said.
Have been involved in the discussions with the President of Boeing Latin America, Donna Hrinak, Director of Finance for the Export of the Americas at Société Générale, The Miranda, a Senior Vice President of the Group, the Saab Jonas Hjelm, senior Vice President, Business Avibras Aerospace Industry A/S, Leandro Villar, chairman, President and chief executive officer of the Tuşas Engine Industries, Mahmut Aksin, and the Vice-president of Global Sales at Embraer Defense and Security, and Fernando’s Work.Responsible for the creation of thousands of new jobs, the defense sector is an important sector in the economy, in addition to being strategic, to ensure that the sovereignty of the country.
Responsible for the creation of thousands of new jobs, the defense sector is an important sector in the economy, in addition to being of strategic importance to ensure the sovereignty of the country.
According to a survey conducted this year by the Department of Defense Products (SEPROD), Ministry of Defence (MD), more than a thousand companies belonging to the Industrial Base of the Defence bank (IDB) in Brazil. Just out of 107 registered companies in the MD, as the Defense (ED), or the Strategic Defense (EED) is held responsible, today, for the creation of more than 285 thousand direct jobs and an 850 billion in indirect.
As of July of this year, the SEPROD shows that Brazil has authorised more than US$ 937 million in exports of items on the Basis of Industrial, Defense, and amount equal to the amount authorized in the year 2018. It is estimated that the elimination of the bottlenecks in the sector could, in the short term, is likely to result in indices with annual export of more than US$ 3 billion a year.
The board of Investment in Brazil to 2019 has been organized by Apex-Brasil, inter-American Development Bank, the ministries of Economy and of Foreign affairs.
By Lane Baker
Photo: John Martimon MAP, and Lane Baker
Assessoria de Comunicação Social (Ascom), Ministry of Defence, (61) 3312-4071
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