The National Confederation of Industry – CNI has a global network of partnerships for trade and investment promotion with its counterparts in all continents. CNI also leads business councils composed of Brazilian companies and trade associations that advocate on behalf of the Brazilian industry to improve economic relations with key partners of Brazil around the world. These councils include:
- The Brazil-U.S. Business Council with the U.S. Chamber of Commerce;
- The Brazil-Japan Economic Cooperation Committee with Keidanren; and
- The BRICS Business Council with its counterparts in the other four countries.