Icom America Announces Subsidiary in Brazil
BELLEVUE, WA – Icom America announces the establishment of Icom Brazil, a subsidiary with headquarters in Belo Horizonte, the capital city
of Minas Gerais state. The initial objective of Icom Brazil, or "ICOM do Brasil Radiocomunicação Ltda," focuses on the public safety
industry with Brazil's government. Additionally, Icom Brazil will help existing distributors expand their dealer networks nationwide.
The creation of Icom Brazil will allow the radio manufacturer to solidify its brand visibility in an emerging South American market. According
to the Central Intelligence Agency's "World Factbook" publication, Brazil became the world's seventh largest economy in terms of gross
domestic product (GDP-PPP) in 2011. Brazil has experienced positive growth in recent years and has received global attention, including the
country's hosting of the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2016 Summer Olympics. "Icom recognizes Brazil's rising potential in the global
market," says Muu Yamamoto, Icom Marketing Manager - Latin America. "We look forward to investing our efforts and resources in this
ICOM DO BRASIL RADIOCOMUNICAÇÃO LTDA
Rua Pernambuco, 353 - Sala 901
Belo Horizonte, M.G.
Tel: + 55 (31) 3582 8847
Fax: + 55 (31) 3582 8987