Energy Efficiency in Industry

DBWT 2017, held in November in Porto Alegre, in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, attracted more than 2,200 participants around the theme "German-Brazilian partnership: new possibilities for cooperation".

Ursula Borak (BMWi)

The 44th Joint Commission on Bilateral Economic Cooperation was also held within the EEBA. The opportunities for cooperation, dealt with in the various thematic forums and working groups, focused on the agribusiness, infrastructure, health and other sectors, involving aspects of technological innovation and energy efficiency. Both parties, in the governmental and business sectors, expressed their agreement to conclude free trade negotiations between Mercosur and the European Union as soon as possible.