Brazilian agribusiness sets new record - US$ 81.3 billion in exports from May 2010 thru April 2011, 20.4% more than the same period of last year. Thanks to this outstanding performance, the foreign trade balance grew to US$ 66.6 billion in the period.


The top-five sectors behind the exports performance were soybean complex, meats, ethanol & sugar, forestry products and coffee.