The Amazon and You




“The sixth edition of the Amazon International Fair – FIAM 2011, will
take place from 26th to 29th October, 2011, at Studio 5 Convention
Center, in Manaus, capital of the Amazon State, Brazil. This event is
promoted by the Superintendency of the Manaus Free Zone – SUFRAMA, a
Federal Autharchy linked to the Ministry of Development, Industry and
Foreign Trade.

…Under the theme: The Amazon and You. The Meeting is Here, we invite
you to be part of this thriving window into the economic potential of
the Brazilian Amazon, where you can find great business perspectives.”

Manaus city is surely the best gateway to enter in the Amazon. It does
not matter if it is to access and visit the rain forest or to do
business. At any given time that is the place. Last year we advised
readers to get ready for the biggest show at the Amazon most important
industrial hub, Manaus.


“The Amazon International Fair (FIAM), sponsored by the Ministry of
Development, Industry and Foreign Trade, via its Superintendence of
the Manaus Free Zone – SUFRAMA, is part of the official
Government-published Brazilian Exhibition and Fair Calendar. The
states of Acre, Amapa, Amazonas, Rondonia and Roraima participate as
partners, whereas Maranhao, Mato Grosso, Para and Tocantins are

FIAM´s program will comprise several attractions, including exhibits
and the launch of manufactured and handcrafted products, general and
business rounds, business hall and innovative entrepreneurship, a
sciences exhibition, seminars on subjects ranging from strategies to
regional development, as well as technical visits to companies located
in the Manaus Industrial Sector and research institutes.

The event is attended by representatives of national and international
companies; government institutions and agencies in charge of product
purchases and of investments in regional development; tourism
operators; partners in science and technology areas; logistics agents,
and trade media professionals. ” From suframa website ”

Check at Youtube the interview with Mr. Jorge Vasques:

I have been invited to be there and report about the show and the
city. I would like to already thank Suframa and the organization of
the show for this premium opportunity. And, If you would like to
suggest themes or simply ask questions about the Amazon, Manaus and
FIAM itself, please, do so. I will be very glad to try to answer one
way or another.


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