Panama - China
  Background and Negotiations

On January 16, 2018, Panama and China started a joint feasibility to explore the possibility of negotiating a free trade agreement. On March 9, 2018 Panama and China concluded their joint feasibility study.

Panama and China officially launched negotiations of a trade agreement on June 12, 2018 in Beijing, China. Panama and China began their first round of negotiation on July 9, 2018. The second round of negotiations was held in Beijing, China on August 20-24, 2018.

Documents relating to the negotiations
20-24 August 2018 Beijing, China. Second round of trade negotiations PDF Document New!
09 July 2018 Panama. First round of negotiations PDF Document
12 June 2018 Beijing, China. Panama and China officially launch trade negotiations PDF Document
09 March 2018 Panama and China conclude joint feasibility study PDF Document
16 January 2018 Beijing, China. Panama and China to begin feasibility study for the negotiation of a FTA PDF Document
Sources: Ministry of Commerce, People’s Republic of China; Ministerio de Industrias y Comercio, Panamá


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Recent Developments
  20-24 August 2018. Second round of trade negotiations New!