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The project that carries the Brazilian brand of animal by-products rendering around the world has created another successful opportunity for industries in the sector to do business. A collaboration between the Brazilian Renderers Association (ABRA) and the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (ApexBrasil), Brazilian Renderers promoted the event “The Best of Rendered By-Products | Business Connection Americas,” held on August 3rd and 4th in Cartagena de Indias, Colombia.

Brazilian Renderers’ business rounds connect the sector.

The first day (03) of the Americas Business Connection program featured the presence of the representative of the Brazilian Embassy in Colombia, Leonardo Rocha Bento, and the Agricultural Attaché of the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock of Brazil (MAPA), Clóvis Serafini, as well as the President of the ABRA Board of Directors, Pedro Bittar. After inaugurating the event, ABRA’s CEO, Decio Coutinho, presented the Project to participants, detailing aspects of the Brazilian rendering market. On the second day of the Business Connection Americas (04), the companies continued with the rounds, opening dialogues, strengthening partnerships, and closing promising deals. Another opportunity created by Brazilian Renderers to expand networks, explore new opportunities, and seal promising business deals!




Brazilian Renderers

Since 2012, ABRA and ApexBrasil have promoted the Brazilian Renderers project with the objective of promoting exports from the Animal Rendering sector – meal, fat, blood products and palatabiliy ehancers, and hydrolyzed protein of animal origin. Through participation in fairs, workshops and other special actions of commercial promotion, the projects value attributes of the animal rendering industry and its products – such as quality, health status and sustainability of production – and value the international brands of products, fostering new business for Brazilian exporters.

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About ABRA

ABRA is an entity that represents the industries in the animal rendering sector that produce meal, fat, blood products and palatabiliy ehancers, and hydrolyzed protein of animal origin. It is a non-profit entity. It was founded in 2006 and works to promote its members, disseminate actions aimed at the segment, mediate the relationship with other entities and government agencies, in addition to fostering the generation of business in the national and international market.

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About ApexBrasil

The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (ApexBrasil) acts to promote Brazilian products and services abroad and attract foreign investments 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 rounds, support for the participation of Brazilian companies in large international fairs, and visits by foreign buyers and opinion-makers to know the Brazilian productive structure, among other business platforms that also aim to strengthen the Brazil brand. ApexBrasil also acts in a coordinated manner with public and private actors to attract foreign direct investments (FDI) to Brazil, focusing on strategic sectors for the development of the competitiveness of Brazilian companies and the country.

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