The conference is organized by the global nonwovens trade associations EDANA and INDA and
Mr Barral is Chairman of the Brazilian Industries Coalition, Managing Partner of Barral M Jorge Consultants, a consultant of the Sao Paulo Industries Federation, and has previously served as Brazilian Secretary of Foreign Trade.
He will discuss the advantages/barriers to doing business in Brazil and share his views on Brazil’s changing political environment and its impact on growth prospects and investment attractiveness. The three-day conference will examine Latin American economic, market statistics, products, and technology intelligence for the absorbent hygiene, personal care, and medical market segments at the Grand Hyatt, São Paulo. 
In addition, tabletop exhibitions will be held on 7-8 March with opportunities for participants to meet and network during the conference.