Relevant national legislation, trade agreements provisions, and information on specialized governmental agencies for key trade issues addressed in negotiations.


National Legislation on antidumping, provisions on antidumping in regional trade agreements, statistics and more information.

Capacity Building/Cooperation

Provisions included in trade agreements.

Competition Policy

National Legislation, authorities responsible for competition policy, journals, articles, and more information.

Dispute Settlement

Dispute settlement mechanisms, procedures and legal texts established in existing trade agreements in the Americas and in the WTO.

Electronic Commerce

National legislation, articles and publications, and more information on electronic commerce.

Government Procurement

Provisions included in trade agreements.

Intellectual Property Rights

Laws on copyright and related rights and industrial property, and on authorities responsible for intellectual property, and more information.


Provisions on investment in regional agreements, bilateral investment treaties, national legislation and more information.


Trade and international labor standards at the International Labor Organization (ILO), the World Trade Organization (WTO), and other transnational initiatives. Provisions on trade and labor in regional integration agreements, free trade agreements and unilateral preferences schemes.


Agreements on trade in services, contact points, articles and more information.

Technical Barriers to Trade

Provisions on technical barriers to trade at multilateral and regional level, articles and relevant links

Trade and Environment

Trade and environment issues included in multilateral environmental agreements (MEAs), the World Trade Organization (WTO), and regional integration and free trade agreements. Information on climate change as a topic of international cooperation.


Provisions included in trade agreements.