In 2011 the Canada - Panama
Free trade agreement entry into force
Elements covered by the Canada - Panama Free trade agreement:
market access for products,
cross-border trade in services, telecommunications, Foreign direct
investment (FDI), financial
services and government procurement.
The elimination of tariffs of Panama will improve opportunities for International
products interest to industrial and agricultural producers
The Canada - Republic of Panama Free trade agreement will benefit exporters
vehicles, aerospace, auto parts, electrical and industrial machinery,
agriculture, agribusiness, pharmaceuticals, fish and seafood, wood, pulp and
paper products, vehicles, auto parts, information and communication
technology, plastic products, and iron and steel products.
Main commercial services exported from Canada to the Republic of Panama amounted to 8 million
USD in 2007.
Top services exported are:
financial services, information and communication technology services,
environment services, and energy services.
Top exports products from Canada to the Republic of Panama: machinery, vehicles, electrical and electronic equipment, pharmaceutical
equipment, pulses and frozen potato products.
Top imports products from Canada from the Republic of Panama: precious stones and
metals, edible fruits and nuts, and
fish and seafood products.
The Canada - Panama Free trade agreement will grant access to the government
procurement market, including
for the 5.4 -billion USD expansion of the Panama Canal.
Canada - Panama Free trade agreement:
Free trade agreements of Panama
- Canada Free trade agreements
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