With an industry that is growing in both size and diversity, Brazil is quickly becoming a global power in manufacturing. AMT-The Association For Manufacturing Technology is increasing its presence in this up-and-coming market with the opening of its AMT Sao Paulo Technology Center, located in the city of Sorocaba. The Technology Center is where AMT members can establish operations within Brazil to build relationships and explore the market’s potential. Services include sales and marketing assistance for reaching customers in Brazil; HR services such as employee proxy hiring for sales, service, and engineering positions; office space for meeting with customers and prospects; field service support for your equipment in Brazil; and in-depth assistance for navigating Brazilian business practices. Other Tech Centers in the AMT portfolio are located in Mexico (Monterrey), China (Shanghai), and India (Chennai).
AMT recently appointed Achilles Arbex as General Manager of the Sao Paulo Technology Center. Arbex previously
“We have confidence that Brazilian manufacturers will find U.S. manufacturing technology to be among the world’s best and most innovative,” said Mario Winterstein, AMT Business Development Director. “As Brazilian manufacturers strive to improve their productivity and efficiency, our members can provide them with the technology to become more competitive on a worldwide scale. We foresee a bright future for Brazil, and we are happy to be a part of it.”