Boeing and Embraer Likely to Reach a Deal, Brazil Defense Chief Says

Boeing and Embraer Likely to Reach a Deal, Brazil Defense Chief Says

Chamber Articles Category: Industry News Post Date: 04/12/18 Source: Bloomberg By: Fabiola Moura, Samy Adghirni, Julie Johnson
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Comments suggest a shift after ministry’s caution on the talks
Boeing Co. and Embraer SA are getting closer to a deal, Brazil’s new defense chief said, as talks advance to forge the second global alliance between major airplane manufacturers in six months.

Negotiators are deep into intricate, three-way discussions involving the planemakers and the Brazilian government amid a politically fraught environment. The parties finally “are getting closer” to an agreement, said Defense Minister Joaquim Silva e Luna. Read Full Article