Brazil & the Southern Cone

The Inter-American Dialogue’s work in the Southern Cone examines opportunities and challenges facing Brazil, Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Chile. Issues include energy, finance, economics and trade, the environment, and international relations. 

Analysis See all

What’s Driving New Changes in Brazil-China Trade Ties?

How has the trade dynamic between Brazil and China changed in recent years, and will trade flows increase significantly in the near future? What implications would stronger trade ties between the countries have for their other trading partners?

Press Mentions See all

There is no doubt that this new leadership of the Brazilian government on Venezuelan issues will be well seen in the US, as this is the US priority for the region. It remains to be seen what Brazil will do about this proximity between Brasilia and Washington. So far it is not clear what the strategy of the new government is.
Não há dúvidas de que essa nova liderança do governo brasileiro em temas da Venezuela será bem vista nos EUA, pois essa é a prioridade americana para a região. Resta saber o que o Brasil fará desta proximidade entre Brasília e Washington. Até agora não está claro qual é a estratégia do novo governo.