Course “Doing Business in Brazil” (e-learning)
The main objective of the course “International Trade and Business in Brazil” (17 ECTS, e-learning)
is to provide a real and practical vision of the Brazilian Economy and business opportunities in Brazil in order:
- To learn to do business in Brazil.
- To know the business opportunities in the different states of Brazil (Espirito Santo, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Parana, Santa Catarina, Rio Grande do Sul, and Bahia)
- To understand how to negotiate in Brazil.
- To analyse foreign trade and foreign direct investment (FDI) flows.
- To design marketing strategy for Brazilian Market
- To know Brazil's Free Trade Agreements (FTA).
- To understand the importance of the MERCOSUR.
- To understand the role of Brazil as the Central State of Latin American Economic Area
- To examine the profile of Brazilian businesspeople and companies
- To develop a business plan for Brazil
Modules of the Course: Doing Business in Brazil.
Request for course information
Course learning materials in (or Brasil
Bresil). The student has free access to the materials in these languages.
Course intended for all those wanting to specialise in Brazilian markets.
Course: Doing Business in Brazil. Syllabus:
1- Brazilian Economy (1 ECTS)
- Brazil as the Central State of the Latin American Economic Area (4 ECTS) of the Western Christian Civilisation
2- Case Study: Brazilian Businesspeople.
- John Robert Marinho
- Safra (the richest Banker in the World)
- Antonio Moraes
- Brazilian Companies
3- International Trade of Brazil (0.5 ECTS)
4- Customs of Brazil (0.5 ECTS)
3- Doing Business in São Paulo (2 ECTS)
4- Doing Business in Espiritu Santo (0.5 ECTS)
5- Doing Business in Minas Gerais (0.5 ECTS)
6- Doing Business in Rio de Janeiro (1 ECTS)
7- Doing Business in Santa Catarina (0.5 ECTS)
8- Doing Business in Rio Grande do Sul (0.5 ECTS)
Doing Business in Parana (0.5 ECTS)
Doing Business in Bahia (0.5 ECTS)
Doing Business in the Central West region of Brazil (0.5 ECTS)
Doing Business in the North of Brazil (0.5 ECTS)
10- Brazil's Free Trade Agreements (FTA)
Brazil as a member of the
MERCOSUR (2 ECTS)
- MERCOSUR Free Trade Agreements (FTA)
- European Union-Brazil
- Andean Community-Brazil
Regional organisations of Brazil
- Latin American Integration Association (ALADI) (1 ECTS)
- Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (SELA) (0.3 ECTS)
- Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) (0.5 ECTS)
- Africa-BRICS (Brazil) Cooperation (0.3 ECTS)
11- Other regional institutions (summary).
- Forum for East Asia-Latin America Cooperation (FEALAC)
- Summit South America-Africa
- Summit South America-Arab Countries
- Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
- Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLA)
- Organisation of American States (OAS)
12- Introduction to Portuguese.
13- Access to the Brazilian market.
14- Business Plan for Brazil.
Samples of the Course: Business in Brazil (e-learning).
Given the complexity and vastness of the Brazilian market; it requires a thorough understanding of...
- Brazilian Economy and its strategic sectors.
- Brazilian foreign trade and its major trading partners (China, the United States, and Argentina)
- Investments (FDI) flows: origin, sector, and state.
- Free Trade Agreements that Brazil has as a member of the MERCOSUR.
- The States of Brazil, not only of the three major economic centres (São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Minas Gerais) but other States with tremendous business potential and major sectoral clusters (Rio Grande do Sul, Parana, Bahia, Federal District, Santa Catarina, Espírito Santo...)
Subjects available in Portuguese
- Customs of Brazil.
- Brazilian Foreign Trade
- International Trade Relations BRICS
- Economics relationships between China and Brazil.
Brazil is one of the BRICS Countries:
- Brazil is the fifth-biggest nation in the World
- Brazil is the largest market in Latin America
- 65% of Brazilian outputs are under the responsibility of the services sector
- Brazil is the world's fifth-biggest market for mobile phones and personal computers.
- Brazil is one of the World's biggest food producers.
- Brazil is one of the World's major producers of biofuels.
- Brazil is the world's third biggest consumer market for cosmetics.
- Brazil is one of the World's biggest producers and exporters of raw and processed minerals.
- Brazil is an important manufacturer of consumer durables that are a major source of export earnings.
- The country has a modern and competitive textile industry, accounting for 4.9% of the total
Brazilian industrial gross domestic product.
The main religions in Brazil. Christianity Catholicism (130 million) and Protestants (42 million) - Baptists
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