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Unformatted text preview: is was due, in part, to its strong and
early recovery, including 2010 growth of 7.5%,
which contributed to the country’s transition
from a regional to a global power. Colorado has
benefited from increased Brazilian demand, with
nearly $124 million of Colorado-made products
purchased in 2010. This figure represents a staggering 52% increase in purchases since 2009, attesting to the strength of the Brazilian economy. Top
Colorado exports include industrial machinery,
which climbed 96% in 2010; medical and optical instruments, which increased 32% in 2010; and
aircraft and aircraft parts, which surged 184%
from August 2010 to August 2011. As commodity
exports account for a significant amount of Brazil’s
economic power, tools, machinery, and supply
chain-related service exports from the United
States should continue to be in high demand, as
well as security and infrastructure-related products
and services as Brazil prepares for the upcoming
World Cup in 2014 and Summer Olympics in 2016.
Brazil is currently the largest econ...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.
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