Understanding the strategic importance of innovation and sustainability, not only to increase Brazilian exports and international businesses, but also to improve industry competitiveness, Apex-Brasil develops projects to:
“Consolidate the competitive presence of Brazilian companies within foreign markets, by strategically including sustainability attributes in their businesses.”
For Apex-Brasil, sustainability is a tool for improving competitiveness and generating businesses, and our projects are aimed at obtaining practical results for companies and at promoting sustainable development.
Apex-Brasil’s main sustainability initiatives comprise:
1) Servicing small and medium sized Brazilian companies in their process of internationalization within foreign buying markets, with products and services of high added value and distinguishing sustainability attributes
2) Inserting small and medium sized companies in global value chains of large enterprises, generating sustainable business opportunities
3) Leading Brazilian productive sectors to align with global demands on good sustainability practices.
Innovative and Sustainable Businesses in Global Value Chains
The agreement with Getúlio Vargas Foundation’s Centre for Sustainability Studies (GVCes) lays the foundation for innovative initiatives in the service model of small and medium sized Brazilian companies, supporting their internationalization process and better positioning their products and services within foreign buying markets, with higher added value and sustainable features.