The Brazilian government is compiling a database about foreign national barriers, particularly non-tariff barriers, to which Brazilian exports are subjected in several countries along the world.

We would like to invite you to use this platform named “SEM Barreiras” to orient Brazilian trade policies aimed at enhancing market access for Brazilian goods and trade flows between Brazilian exporters and their foreign partners.
The database is available online, at ““, and any user can input information about measures and procedures that are harming or have the potential to harm Brazilian exports.

You can input the information about barriers directly into the database via website, or send such information to the Trade Promotion Section via or The option of sending the information to SECOM (Trade Promotion Section) is particularly applicable in situations in which you are in doubt regarding the applicability of possible barriers to Brazilian exports, which, once informed will be investigated by SECOM.


If you are a importers of Brazilian goods you also may be interested in the Greatest Supermarket event in the world.

Apex-Brasil (The Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency) is inviting companies to attend the most important Latin America food & beverage trade show, APAS SHOW 2019. The Trade Promotion Section (SECOM) is identifying key potential guests and Apex-Brasil will analyse your company profile. For approved companies, Apex-Brasil will cover travel costs (tickets, accomodation, travel insurance, transfers and meals) for one representative per company. More information at and

Registrations close on March 6th, 2019.