The Government of Colombia forwarded the agreement to the Senate on 20 February 2008.
The Colombian Senate and House Commissions and the Colombia House of Representatives approved the agreement on 7 May 2008
and 4 June 2008 respectively.
El Salvador’s Legislative Assembly approved the free trade agreement on 21 August 2008. Meanwhile, the
Congress of Guatemala ratified the FTA by Decree 32-2009.
On 13 November 2009, the free trade agreement between Colombia and Guatemala entered into force.
The Free Trade Agreement between Colombia and El Salvador entered into force on 01 February 2010.
On 27 March 2010, the Free Trade Agreement between Colombia and Honduras entered into force on 27 March 2010.
| Documents relating to the entry into force
|27 March 2010
||The FTA between Colombia and Honduras entered into force
01 February 2010
||The FTA between Colombia and El Salvador entered into force
|13 November 2009
||The FTA between Colombia and Guatemala entered into force
||Guatemala's Congress ratifies FTA
|21 August 2008
||El Salvador's Legislative Assembly approves FTA
|04 June 2008
||Colombian House of Representatives approves FTA
|07 May 2008
||Colombian Senate and House Commissions approve FTA
|20 February 2008
||Colombia forwards text of the agreement to the Senate
|Source: Ministerio de Comercio,
Industria y Turismo, República de Colombia