Main areas of expertise
LEGAL MARKET DEFENSE
We combat illegal practices such as smuggling, embezzlement, fraud, product tampering, counterfeiting and piracy, which harm honest companies and endanger the health of the population.
We defend the fulfillment of tax obligations by all and the simplification of the tax system, to make it more transparent and less costly.
REDUCTION OF THE INFORMAL ECONOMY
We support the formalization of business and have sponsored a survey that calculates the Underground Economy Index in Brazil since 2003.
FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION
We condemn any type of favoritism based on illicit advantage and support the strengthening of compliance programs in companies.
"ETCO stands out in the ethical defense of competition and in strengthening business morals"
What is the role of ethics in the country's development – and, in particular, what is the role of competitive ethics in this mission? Although with similar roots (ethos/mos), for common sense, in the world
Interview: Hamilton Dias de Souza
Hamilton Dias de Souza (*), member of the ETCO Advisory Board since its foundation, in an exclusive interview, evaluates the importance of competition ethics to improve the business environment in the country.