International Fact Sheets

Missouri Connections: Brazil

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Imports & Exports

$111M

Missouri's Imports from Brazil in 20221
  • Chemicals 23%
  • Processed Foods 14%
  • Machinery, Except Electrical 13%
  • Transportation Equipment 8%
  • Other 42%

$436M

Missouri's Exports to Brazil in 20221
  • Chemicals 67%
  • Electrical Equipment, Appliances & Components 17%
  • Machinery, Except Electrical 8%
  • Plastics & Rubber Products 3%
  • Other 5%

By the Numbers

1,119

Missourians Born in Brazil2

6

Educational Institutions with Portuguese Programs

2,299

Missourians Who Speak Portuguese2

5 Brazilian Companies in Missouri

Centro De Tecnologia Canavieira
Iochpe-Maxion
JBS
Marfrig Global Foods
Weg

14 Missouri Companies in Brazil

Amdocs
Belden
Build-A-Bear
Bunge
Emerson
Enterprise Holdings
ESCO
H&R Block
Legget & Platt
Lockton
World Wide Technology

Footnotes

1 International trade administration, 2022

2 American Community Survey, 2021, 1-Year Estimates