■■■■#Brasil : 503,642 visitor visas issuances in FY2016.
Porto Alegre USC : Covering the consular district of Rio Grande do Sul,Brasil.
Constituent posts in Brasil:
#U.S. Consulate General Recife;
#U.S. Consulate General Rio de Janeiro;
#U.S. Consulate General São Paulo; #U.S. Consulate Porto Alegre
■503,642 nonimmigrant visa issuances or 4.9% of total nonimmigrant issuances in FY2016.
“The U.S. presence in Porto Alegre is designed to improve the relationship with Brazilians in the South of the country, as part of the efforts of the United States diplomatic mission to expand bilateral trade and investment, strengthen relations between the two countries, facilitate travel, foster educational and cultural exchange and promote economic development.”