At WEF summit, Economy Minister accuses France and Belgium of delaying Brazil’s accession to OECD

In Switzerland, where he is attending the World Economic Forum, the economy minister said that Europeans "have lost Russia and will lose Latin America" if there is no integration.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil's Economy Minister Paulo Guedes said Wednesday (25) that Belgium and France are working to delay Brazil's entry into the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), which includes the world's most developed countries.

According to him, with this stance, the two countries want to protect their agricultural sectors from competition from Brazil.

Guedes made the statement in Davos, Switzerland, where he is attending the World Economic Forum. He also said that Europe has "lost Russia" and will also lose Latin America as a trading partner if there is not greater integration between . . .

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