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  Background and Negotiations
   

Brazil and Chile held the first round for the negotiation of a free trade agreement on June 6-8, 2018 in Brasilia. The new agreement will include topics such as services, electronic commerce, facilitation, labor issues, environmental issues, trade and gender, and SMEs. The second round of negotiations of a free trade agreement to complement Economic Complementation Agreement (ECA) No. 35 was held in Santiago, Chile from August 7 to 10, 2018. The third round of negotiations concluded in Brasilia on September 14, 2018.

On October 22, 2018, Brazil and Chile concluded their free trade negotiations after four rounds. This Free Trade Agreement complements ECA 35 that has been in force since 1996. It includes chapters on: Trade Facilitation, Competition Policy, Temporary Entry of People, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), Good Regulatory Practices, Electronic Commerce, Trade in Services, Telecommunications, Trade and Gender, Trade and Environment, Trade and Labor Issues, Economic and Trade Cooperation, Sanitary and Phytosanitary Measures, Technical Barriers to Trade and Regional and Global Value Chains. In addition, the agreement incorporates the Investment and Financial Services Agreement that was signed by both countries in 2016 and the Public Procurement Agreement signed in April 2018.

Documents relating to the negotiations
22 October 2018 Santiago, Chile. Brazil and Chile conclude free trade negotiations in Spanish PDF Document New!
14 September 2018 Brasilia, Brazil. Third round of trade negotiations in Spanish PDF Document
07-10 August 2018 Santiago, Chile. Second round of trade negotiations in Spanish PDF Document
6-8 June 2018 Brasilia, Brazil. First round of free trade negotiations in Spanish PDF Document
Source: Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales, Chile (DIRECON)

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