Brazil's more than 200 million consumers and robust industrial sector present a promising market for US goods and services. However, with a 2013 World Bank Ease of Doing Business survey ranking of #130 out of 185 countries, versus #4 for the US, entering the Brazilian market is no easy task. Mark Horn and Associates assists US companies to develop of effective market entry strategies and identify competent and experienced local marketing partners. In addition, Mark Horn and Associates designs and leads projects for nonprofits. We have special expertise in agriculture and the life sciences.