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Chile-Panama
Text of the agreement
  Background and Negotiations
   

Negotiations between Chile and Panama were initiated in November of 1996 but were postponed in November 1997. Negotiations were restarted in June 1998 but were postponed again in 1999. In September 2004 negotiations were again restarted and in February of 2006 a free trade agreement was concluded. The FTA was signed on 27 June 2006.

Documents related to the negotiations
27 June 2006 Chile and Panama sign Free Trade Agreement Spanish 
  Text of the Chile-Panama FTA in Spanish  
02 February 2006 Chile and Panama conclude FTA negotiations Spanish
01-03 February 2006 XV round of negotiatons Spanish
08-10 June 2005 Santiago, Chile: First round of negotiations Spanish
31 May 2005 Chile and Panama undertake dialogue to negotiate FTA Spanish
06 January 2005 Chile and Panama agree to restart negotiations Spanish
Source: Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales, Chile (DIRECON); Ministerio de Comercio e Industrias de Panamá

  Entry into Force
   

The Chile-Panama Free Trade agreement entered into force on 7 March 2008.

07 March 2008 Chile-Panama FTA enters into force SpanishPDF
Source: Servicio Nacional de Aduanas, Chile
  Implementation of the Agreement
   

Article 15.1 of the Chile-Panama Free Trade agreement provides for the establishment of a free trade commission, which will meet at least once a year.

Documents related to the implementation of the agreement
07 September 2016 Fifth meeting of the Free Trade Commission SpanishPDF New!
26 January 2010 First meeting of the Free Trade Commission SpanishPDF
Source: Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales, Chile (DIRECON)
  Related Articles and Studies
   
July 2006 DIRECON. Antecedentes de la Negociación del TLC Chile-Panamá Spanish
June 2006 DIRECON. Principales contenidos del TLC Chile- Panamá Spanish
June 2006 Ministerio de Comercio e Industrias de Panamá. Tratado de Libre Comercio Chile- Panamá: Resumen por Capítulo Spanish

  Sources
   
 

Spanish version 
Recent Developments
  07 September 2016. Fifth meeting of the Free Trade CommissionNew!

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