x Fashion Label Brasil - Programa de Internacionalização da Moda Brasileira

ABEST (Brazilian Association of Fashion Designers), which celebrated its ten year anniversary in 2013 with significant and increasing actions for Brazilian fashion, ended 2014 with positive results: nearly BRL 5.5 was invested in various initiatives, generating around BRL 34.5 million, with membership in the association also growing by 25% (there are currently 109 brands that are found in various regions of Brazil). The Association's exports ended the year at USD 11.35 million, with beachwear at USD 5.6 million, up 17.5% in relation to 2013.

In addition, the Association fosters product exports to 53 countries, adding 13 more this year, including the Dutch Antilles, Bolivia, the Philippines, Paraguay, Thailand and Tanzania.