Brazil Trade Delegation to Visit Cuba

HAVANA TIMES, July 7 — A delegation of Brazilian business executives, headed by Miguel Jorge, the minister of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade, arrives in Cuba on Wednesday to try and kick start bilateral commerce and investment.

Exchange between the South American giant and the Caribbean island nation fell by 46.7 percent in the first quarter of 2009 and the two-day trade mission will be seeking to reverse that trend, reported IPS.