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The WTO director general elect said his greatest challenge would be to make the Doha Development Round move forward.
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has met her German counterpart Joachim Gauck in Sao Paulo.
This was one day after Brazil sold $750 million worth of bonds in EU and US markets.
Bilateral trade between the countries stood at $2.7 billion last year.
Azevedo beat Mexico's Herminio Blanco, widely seen as the favoured choice of the United States.
Brazil’s new agriculture minister Andrade will be visiting China on Saturday.
Brazil is expected to become self-sufficient in oil by-products by 2020, says Petrobras.
Both Brazil and Argentina put their weight squarely behind the newly elected Venezuelan president.
Forty per cent of Argentina's industrial exports went to Brazil last year.
Paraguay’s newly elected President Horacio Cartes has reached out to neighbour Brazil.