Canada - Honduras
Text of the Agreement
  Background and Negotiations

In October 2010 Canada and Honduras agreed to launch bilateral negotiations toward a free trade agreement. The first round of negotiations took place in Ottawa, Canada, in December 2010. The second round of negotiations was held in Tegucigalpa, Honduras on 14 February 2011. Both countries announced the conclusion of their free trade negotiations on 12 August 2011. The Free Trade Agreement between Canada and Honduras was signed on 05 November 2013, in Ottawa, Canada.

Documents relating to the negotiations
05 November 2013 Canada and Honduras signed Free Trade Agreement PDF Document
12 August 2011 Canada and Honduras conclude free trade negotiations PDF Document
08 August 2011 Canada and Honduras to sign free trade agreement Spanish PDF Document
11 February 2011 Second round of Canada-Honduras free trade negotations PDF Document
Source: Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada; Presidencia de la República de Honduras

  Entry into Force

On 28 January 2014, the Government of Canada introduced legislation to implement the Free Trade Agreement with Honduras.

On 19 June 2014, the Government of Canada announced that legislation to implement the Canada-Colombia FTA had received Royal Assent.

The Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement and parallel agreements on labor and environmental cooperation entered into force on 1 October 2014.

Documents relating to entry into force

01 October 2014 Canada-Honduras FTA to enter into force on 01 October 2014 PDF New!
19 June 2014 Legislation to implement Canada’s Free Trade Agreement with Honduras has received Royal AssentPDF
28 January 2014 The Government of Canada introduces legislation to implement Free Trade Agreement with HondurasPDF Document
Source: Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada


Spanish version 
Recent Developments
  01 October 2014. Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement to enter into force New!

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