Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Relations between Brazil and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines are defined by fluid dialogue and verge on technical cooperation and humanitarian assistance, in a broader context of political and economic approximation to the entire Caribbean region. Among the initiatives that contributed to it is the I Brazil-CARICOM Summit, held in 2010.
Recently, contacts with the Vincentian government have been maintained, discussing investment possibilities in ports infrastructure. The National Congress approval, in 2017, of the Agreements on Educational and Cultural cooperation and the signing of the Agreement on Technical Cooperation, in that same year, are expected improve mutual knowledge and to boost bilateral relations.
In 2018, bilateral trade totalled $ 2.29 million. Brazilian exports to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines amounted to US$ 2.26 million, while imports totalled US$ 0.03 million.
Bilateral trade is favourable to Brazil, with surplus of US $ 2.23 million.
Chronology of Bilateral Relations
2018 – The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Commerce of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines participates at the Regional Consultation Meeting for Latin America and the Caribbean for the Global Compact on Refugees, in Brasília
2012 – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister participates at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20)
2011 – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister pays working visit to São Paulo
2010 – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister participates at the I Brazil-CARICOM Summit, in Brasília
2009 – Brazilian Embassy opens in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, in Kingstown
2008 – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Prime Minister participates at the I Latin American and Caribbean Summit on Integration and Development (CALC), in Costa do Sauipe
2004 – Brazilian interests start to be addressed by its Embassy in Bridgetown, Barbados
1980 – Brazilian affairs to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines are cared by its Embassy in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago