Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s admiration of his US counterpart earned him the nickname “Trump of the Tropics”. Photo: Marcos Correa Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s admiration of his US counterpart earned him the nickname “Trump of the Tropics”. Photo: Marcos Correa
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s admiration of his US counterpart earned him the nickname “Trump of the Tropics”. Photo: Marcos Correa

China-Brazil trade on track, but Huawei tension may be threat to relations

  • Brazil’s exports to China in first five months jump 12.4 per cent to US$27.5 billion
  • Despite friction over the 5G network and coronavirus, tariff tactics against Brazil are unlikely because of China’s dependence on soybeans

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s admiration of his US counterpart earned him the nickname “Trump of the Tropics”. Photo: Marcos Correa Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s admiration of his US counterpart earned him the nickname “Trump of the Tropics”. Photo: Marcos Correa
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s admiration of his US counterpart earned him the nickname “Trump of the Tropics”. Photo: Marcos Correa

Corrected [1:27pm, 22 Jun, 2020]

  • [1:27pm, 22 Jun, 2020]

    An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that the Australian National University is located in Sydney. This story has been amended to reflect that the university is in Canberra.

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