Primary Sources

PrintPrint CiteCite
Style: MLAAPAChicago Close

loading...

U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement

Published September 3, 2003

Share

Treaty

U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement

This bilateral commercial treaty between the United States and Chile was signed into law on September 3, 2003. The USTR states that the treaty is a "state-of-the-art agreement that eliminates bilateral tariffs, lowers trade barriers, promotes economic integration and expands opportunities for the peoples of both countries. ...The U.S.- Chile FTA is the first free trade agreement between the United States and a South American country."

More on This Topic

Event

U.S. Trade Policy: Why the Consensus Broke Down

Speaker: Edward Alden
Presider: Irina A. Faskianos

Edward Alden discusses how the past four decades of U.S. trade and economic policy left many Americans behind in the global economy, and what...

Event

Window on Washington: The Future of Trade

Speaker: Edward Alden
Speaker: Myron A. Brilliant
Presider: Robert McMahon

Experts discuss the future of U.S. trade policy in light of the recent election of Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency.