Brazilian Health Market – Bernardin - Brazil Business Development

Brazilian Health Market

A HUGE AND MATURE MARKET

• 8% of GDP and 10% of Brazilian workforce
• Unified Health System (SUS) has 6.500 hospitals around Brazil
• High-level professionals in both public and private health care centers
• Worldwide recognized areas of excellence : plastic surgery, cancer treatment…

A STRONG POTENTIAL FOR IMPORTED PRODUCTS AND SERVICES

• More investments required in health sector : 20M emerging middle-class asking for better services
• Domestic production is insufficient : Brazil needs to import health products and services…

A COMPLICATED AND CONTROLLED ACCESS-TO-MARKET THROUGH ANVISA

• AFE (Functioning Authorizations) for Brazilian companies to import, store, resell products
• Bureaucratic and expensive product registration process (prior to import)
• Rigorous product control at Brazilian Customs

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