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Chile-Vietnam
Text of the Agreement
  Background and Negotiations
   

In January 2008, Chile and Vietnam agreed to begin negotiations for a free trade agreement that would include, inter alia, market access, investment and services. The first round of negotiations was held in Santiago in October 2008. The second and third rounds of negotiations were held in Hanoi in May and August 2009. The fourth round of negotiations took place in Santiago on 28 and 29 September 2009. The fifth round was held on 25-27 November 2009. The sixth round took place in Hanoi on 02 and 03 August 2010. The seventh round was held on 11 November 2010 in Santiago. Chile and Vietnam concluded free trade negotiations during the eighth round which took place in Hanoi, from 16 to 18 June 2011. On 12 November 2011, during the 2011 APEC Leader's Meeting, Chile and Vietnam signed a free trade agreement in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

Documents relating to the negotiations
12 November 2011 Chile and Vietnam sign FTAPDF
16-18 June 2011 Chile and Vietnam conclude free trade negotiations Spanish PDF
11 November 2010 Seventh round of free trade negotiations
02-03 August 2010 Sixth round of free trade negotiations
25-27 November 2009 Fifith round of free trade negotiations
29 September 2009 Fourth round of free trade negotiations PDF 
15 May 2009 Second round of free trade negotiations in Spanish PDF
24 January 2008 Chile and Vietnam agree to negotiate free trade agreement in Spanish PDF
Source: Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales, Chile (DIRECON); Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Vietnam

  Entry into force
   

On 14 March 2012, the Chilean Parliament approved the Chile-Vietnam FTA.

The Chile-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement entered into force on 04 February 2014.

Documents related to the entry into force
04 February 2014 Chile-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement enters into force Spanish PDF
14 March 2012 Chilean Parliament approves Chile-Vietnam FTA Spanish PDF
Source: Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales, Chile (DIRECON)

  Implementation of the Agreement
   
Documents relating to the Free Trade Commission
03 November 2014 First Meeting of the Free Trade Comission Spanish PDF New
Source: Dirección General de Relaciones Económicas Internacionales, Chile (DIRECON)

  Sources
   
 

Spanish version 
Recent Developments
  03 November 2014. First Meeting of the Free Trade Commission of the agreement New!

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