Bolsonaro Meets Macri in Buenos Aires; EU-Mercosur Trade Agreement Top Priority

On his first day, the Brazilian president met with Mauricio Macri, Argentinian legislators, and businesspeople. Minister Paulo Guedes said he hoped the Mercosur agreement with the European Union would be closed within four weeks.

By Richard Mann, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - President Jair Bolsonaro landed in Buenos Aires on Thursday morning, June 6th, for his first official visit to Argentina and met with Mauricio Macri at Casa Rosada.

Bolsonaro had already met with the Argentinian president in Brasília on January 16th.

When the presidential delegation arrived at the Argentinian government's headquarters, Economy Minister Paulo Guedes, who is accompanying the president, said he hoped to close a . . .

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