|As an effort to maintain good relations with the western world too, India has taken up efforts to develop cordial relations with various South American countries. These include Latin America, Caribbean, Mexico, Venezuela, Surinam, Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic etc. To and fro visits of the ministers have taken place of these nations with India. A high level of interaction has been maintained and there are trade talks and treaties up the sleeves of the governments.
Also, India shares a special commonality with Brazil which, just like India, has multiethnic cultures, people, technology, etc. the perception of the two nations is almost the same and they have been working on common goals like international trade and development, environment, UN reform and UNSC expansion. Indian leaders like Gandhi are highly regarded in Brazil and the relations have been budding between the two nations since a long time.