During the month of July, talks are being held between the governments of India and Peru in order to reach a free trade agreement which will cover goods, services, and investment
Australia plans to start negotiating a free trade deal with Peru as part of a new Australian push to open Latin American markets for beef
Argentina is Brazil’s third largest trading partner, with bilateral trade totaling US$23 billion last year
Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said that cancelling the North Atlantic Free Trade Agreement would be a “lost opportunity” for the US, Canada and Mexico
Central American nations and South Korea expect to sign a free-trade accord by June 30, 2017
The Uruguayan president, Tabaré Vázquez, announced last month in a cabinet meeting that Uruguay will sign a free-trade agreement (FTA) with Chile in September, streamlining the rules governing the bilateral flow of goods and services.
Chile and China have taken new steps to strengthen the Free-Trade Agreement (FTA) that both nations have carried out for 10 years, in a strategy that might be consolidated at a high-level meeting in May.
Three years after the countries ratified their Free Trade Agreement, the South American country is finally seeing a reversal in the declining trend of its traditional exports, which last year suffered a 30 percent plunge.
A new report published by Universidad del Rosario showed the overall balances of Colombia’s FTAs so far. The results are not bleak, but they are no reason to celebrate.
EU and Argentina confident a trade deal with Mercosur can be reached by the end of the year
The European Union and Mexico announced on Monday the opening of negotiations in mid-June to update their free trade agreement in effect since 2000.
Macri said that the two men also had agreed to push for talks between Mercosur and Canada, as well as bilateral discussions.
Negotiations for a trade and cooperation agreement between Mercosur and the EU must continue and should not be overshadowed by political issues such as the impeachment process in Brazil
Macri and Vazquez agree that the trade approach to China should be done from Mercosur. Vazquez underlined the very generous attitude of Macri and thanked Argentina for having such consideration.
Multinational companies in several countries are taking action against the Colombian government for alleged breaches to the rights they acquired through the agreements.
The free-trade agreement between Peru and Honduras will took effect on Jan. 1, 2017. Peru exported $41 million of products to Honduras in 2015, up 4.7% from 2014.
The president of the European Parliament Martin Schulz said that if finally a agreement is reached between the EU and Mercosur the UK will not benefit as a consequence of Brexit.
“The executive branch is going to take this to the end, and if China wants an agreement we’ll reach an agreement and it will be up to the legislature to either approve or reject it,” Foreign Minister Rodolfo Nin Novoa
Uruguay has a great deal of interest in advancing toward freer trade with China, since that country is Uruguay’s leading trade partner
The goal is to help investors avoid paying taxes on their activities in both Uruguay and Chile. E-commerce, intellectual property, cooperation, labor and gender rights will be addressed in the free trade agreement.
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