QUFU, China, Aug. 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sunwin Stevia International, Inc. (OTC: SUWN, "Sunwin Stevia"), one of the top global suppliers of high quality stevia extracts including Rebaudioside A 98 and Rebaudioside A99, announced today that management has decided to expand its market efforts in South America for its stevia extracts.
Management is attending the Expo of Food Ingredients South America held in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Brazil is currently the 4th largest market in the world for the food and beverage industry, behind the United States, China and Japan. With a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of US $2,245 trillion in 2013, Brazil is the world's 7th wealthiest economy. It is also the largest country in Latin America and the Caribbean, area and population, with nearly 200 million people. Visitors to Food Ingredients South America include a mix of multinational food companies along with major local players dominating the Brazilian agribusiness sector, including Nestlé, Unilever, Parmalat, Kraft, Danone, Brasil Foods, Friboi, Itambé, Citrosuco and Garoto, amongst many others.
Ms. Dongdon Lin, CEO of Sunwin Stevia, commented, "We have been increasing our market efforts for our stevia extracts in North America and Europe. This is our first time to expand our marketing efforts to South America. We believe South America offers another potential huge market for our stevia extracts. Stevia leave is used for thousands of years in South America cooking, it was added to food as a sweetener as well as a health tonic and treatment for high blood pressure, heartburn, gout and type II diabetes. We believe stevia extracts will be easily accepted by South Americans".
About Sunwin Stevia International, Inc.
Sunwin Stevia International, Inc. (OTC: SUWN) engages in production and distribution of zero calorie, all natural sweeteners (Sunwin Stevia™ Extracts). As an industry leader in high quality stevia production, Sunwin Stevia has built an integrated firm with the farming and production capabilities to meet the needs of consumers throughout the world. For more info about Sunwin Stevia, please visit http://www.sunwininternational.com
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