Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson on Secretary Mnuchin’s Meeting with Minister of Finance Henrique Meirelles of Brazil

Davos – U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven T. Mnuchin met with Brazilian Finance Minister Henrique Meirelles. Secretary Mnuchin and Minister Meirelles discussed the bilateral economic relationship between the United States and Brazil. Secretary Mnuchin and Minister Meirelles also discussed the status of Brazil’s economic reform efforts. The Secretary thanked the Minister for Brazil’s constructive role in the region as it relates to the situation in Venezuela and discussed the importance of asserting further pressure on the Maduro regime.