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ABRA Presentation

The Brazilian Renderers Association – ABRA represents the Brazilian Rendering Industries that produces animal meals, fats, gelatines, palatants and blood products. It is a non-profit entity. The association was founded in 2006 promoting its members, discloses actions related to the industry, representing our members with other entities and governmental entities, in addition, promotes national and international businesses.


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Strategic goals

  • Increase in rendering products exports.
  • Develop the Brazilian Renderer’s brand.


Promote the Brazilian rendering industry through strategic actions, developing potential, increasing competition in the national and international markets, promoting quality, health and sustainability.


Be recognized in the international and national market for the quality, health and sustainability of rendered products and in the production of safe feed ingredients.


  1. Act with transparency and reliability.
  2. Act with respect to every person, contracts and agreements concurred.
  3. Be, continuously and progressively, committed to the environment.
  4. Stand out for the quality of the products.
  5. Associative culture. Understand group action aiming the overall results.


ABRA’s Board of Directors

President: Pedro Daniel Bittar
Vice-President: João Pedro Branquinho Bittar
Vice-President: Dimas Ribeiro Martins Júnior
Vice-President: Vicenzo Fuga
Vice-President: Victor Marques Gonçalves
Vice-President: José Carlos Silva Carvalho Júnior


Decio Coutinho

Boar of finances


Hugo Bongiorno
Marco Antonio Abatti
Sérgio Alves Ferreira


Ricardo Braido
Claudinei Aparecido de Jesus Lastori

Internal Market

Name: Lucas Soares Portela
Position: Internal Market Coordinator

Name: Bruna de Sousa Silva
Position: Environmental Intern

Name: Pedro Henrique Flores Andrade
Position: Internal Market Intern

External Market

Name: Juliano Hoffmann
Position: Foreign Market Manager

Administrative Department

Name: Moisés Matos de Oliveira
Position: Administrative Coordinator

Name: Elisson Müller Lira
Position: Administrative Assistant

Name: Nonata Nunes
Position: Administrative Assistant

Department of Intelligence

Name: Luciana Fernandes
Position: Business Intelligence Analyst

Name: Filipe Vaz
Position: Business Intelligence Assistant

Name: Beatriz Moreira Baptista da Silva
Position: Business Intelligence Assistant

Technical Department

Name: Lucas Cypriano
Position: Technical Coordinator

Events Department

Name: Nuno Furtado
Position: Events Consultant

Department of Communication

Name: Fernanda Finkler
Position: Communication Coordinator

Name: Rafael Rodrigues
Position: Advertising

Name: Marcelo Lara
Position: Communication Consultant

Name: Luísa Schardong
Position: LS Comunicação

Name: Juliene Sampaio
Position: Brands Consultoria MKT

Human Resources Department

Name: Michelle Sousa
Position: HR Consultant


The Foreign Trade Chamber – CAMEX-ABRA’s main job is to support members to overcome challenges in opening and maintaining the export market, benefiting the rendering sector. Aims to encourage exports with the support of the Brazilian Renderes project, promoting the Brazilian renderers’ understanding abroad.

CAMEX is a fundamental part of the Management Committee of the Brazilian Renderers project carried out in partnership with Apex-Brasil.

Go over the main advantages of CAMEX-ABRA’s members:


  • Assistance in filling out international forms and presentation of documentation for trade missions;
  • Access to studies, newsletters and other strategic information on exports, production of animal meals, fats, blood products, gelatine, biodiesel, grains, and pet food in international markets;
  • Access to articles and economic scenarios of products and the internationalization strategy of Brazilian animal rendering;
  • Access to export procedure guides;
  • Access to surveys on tariff barriers and markets;
  • Access to lists of potential buyers;
  • Access to all legislation and health requirements to export to strategic countries
  • Get all the benefits of the Brazilian Renderers project (Partnership between ABRA and Apex Brasil)


CAMTEC-ABRA aims to raise important technical issues for the animal rendering sector. It is a body the provides the entity with counseling and instructions. The issues proposed may be discussed in specific Working Groups (WG). The Chamber has four coordinators, one per company, with a deputy, and the secretariat is chosen by ABRA’s Technical Department in bimonthly meetings. Decisions are made by consensus between the four coordinators, who will hold office for two years.


Download the bylaws of the Brazilian Renderers Association.