Negotiations for a free trade agreement between Peru
and China began on 23 January 2008. On 19 November 2008, after six rounds of negotiations, Peru and
China concluded negotiations for a FTA. In addition, negotiations for a customs cooperation agreement
and a memorandum of understanding on labor and social security cooperation were finalized.
On 28 April 2009, Peru and China signed a free trade agreement.
On November 22, 2016 Peru and China signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the Optimization of
the Peru-China Free Trade Agreement.