The Secretary of State of the United States, John Kerry, will visit Brasília on August 13, when he will be hosted by Minister Antonio de Aguiar Patriota. This is Secretary Kerry’s first visit to Brasil since he took office, in February.
The Foreign Ministers will address the main issues on the bilateral, regional and global agenda.
Over the past five years, bilateral trade flow grew by 11,3%, from US$ 53.1 billion to US$ 59.1 billion. The United States is the country with the largest stock of Foreign Direct Investment in Brazil, accounting for US$ 104 billion in 2010. In 2012, the US was the biggest foreign investor in Brazil.