Brazil is Switzerland's largest trading partner in Latin America and many Swiss companies have a base in the country. In 2008, the Swiss and Brazilian governments concluded a strategic partnership geared towards extensive exchanges and deepened cooperation. For example, the two countries maintain dialogue in the areas of politics, economic affairs, science, taxation and finance, human rights and intellectual property.
Switzerland and Brazil have concluded agreements in the areas of double taxation, science, mutual legal assistance and justice, air transport and social security.
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