The Brazilian Agency for the Promotion of Exports and Investments (Apex-Brasil) acts to promote Brazilian products and services abroad and attract foreign investment to strategic sectors of the Brazilian economy.

The Agency carries out diversified commercial promotion actions aimed at promoting exports and valuing Brazilian products and services abroad, such as prospective and commercial missions, business roundtables, support for the participation of Brazilian companies in major international fairs, visits by foreign buyers and trainers of opinion to know the Brazilian productive structure among other business platforms that also aim to strengthen the Brazil brand.

Apex-Brasil coordinates efforts to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) to Brazil focusing on strategic sectors to develop the competitiveness of Brazilian companies and the country.


Develop the competitiveness of Brazilian companies, promoting the internationalization of their businesses and attracting Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).


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Apex-Brasil acts in various ways to promote the competitiveness of Brazilian companies in their internationalization processes. Know the services offered by the Agency to help your company to enter the international market:

• Market intelligence

Studies and analysis of markets that aim to guide companies and partners in relation to the best opportunities for their international business.

• Business Qualification

 Capacities, consultancies and advisory services offered with the objective of increasing competitiveness and promoting export culture in companies, preparing them for the challenges of the international market.

• Strategy for Internationalization

A set of services that aims to guide companies and partners in the definition of strategies for insertion and advancement in the internationalization process.

• Business Promotion and Image

Actions aimed at facilitating the access of Brazilian companies to international markets, diversifying the destinations of Brazilian exports and improving the international perception about Brazilian companies, products and services. Services in this category enable entrepreneurs to have direct contact with international business partners, who assist in the active and competitive insertion of national companies in foreign markets.

• Investment Attraction

Actions to promote and facilitate the attraction of foreign direct investment (FDI) with the objective of improving Brazil's image as an attractive market for foreign capital contributions, promoting the development and competitiveness of the country. In addition, the actions of attraction of investments aim to induce the transfer of innovative technologies to Brazilian companies.

In this sense, Apex-Brasil's role is to promote the expansion of existing investments and, for potential investors, to make Brazil appear on the "short list" of target countries and influence the investment decision by providing information strategic, full support to site work (articulating and accompanying company visits to potential recipient states of the investment) and aftercare work.