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Brazil's Next President Is Looking to Shake Up Mercosur

Nov 30, 2018 | 12:00 GMT
The headquarters of Sao Paulo's Stocks Exchange (Bovespa) in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil, on Oct. 29, 2018.

President-elect Jair Bolsonaro has vowed a fundamental change in direction, including in business and trade, for the giant Latin American country of Brazil.

(MIGUEL SCHINCARIOL/AFP/Getty Images)

In 2019, Brazil will pressure its trade bloc partners to make the most significant policy shift in the organization's recent history. President-elect Jair Bolsonaro takes office in Brasilia on Jan. 1, and the new administration will negotiate with the three other full members of the Common Market of the South...

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