Chile-Central America FTA

EENI- School of International Business

Sub-subject: The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Chile and Central America (Costa Rica El Salvador Guatemala Honduras Nicaragua). Syllabus:

  1. Introduction to the Chile-Central America (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua) Free Trade Agreement (FTA)
  2. Benefits of the Chile-Central America Agreement
  3. Certification of Origin
  4. Criteria for preferential treatment
  5. Trade Relations between Chile and the Central American countries
  6. Case Study: International Trade and the foreign direct investment (FDI) Chile-Costa Rica and Chile-Nicaragua
The sub-subject “Chile-Central America Free Trade Agreement (FTA)” is studied...
  1. Doctorate in Business in America
  2. Courses: South America, Central America
  3. Masters (e-learning): International Business, America, Emerging Markets, Pacific

Learning materials in English Spanish Chile America Central Portuguese Chile French Chili

Sample of the sub-subject: Chile-Central America (Free Trade Agreement)
Chile-Central America Free Trade Agreement

Description of the Sub-Subject: The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Chile and Central America (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua).

In 1998, Chile and the Central American Countries (Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua), announced a free trade agreement (FTA).

In 2011, Chile and Nicaragua signed the bilateral protocol.

The objectives of the Free Trade Agreement (FTA) Chile-Central America are to:

  1. Develop the free trade zone
  2. Promote the growth of the International trade in goods and services among Chile and Central America
  3. Promote the conditions of fair competition in the free-trade area
  4. Eliminate barriers to the foreign trade and facilitate the circulation of goods and services in the free-trade area
  5. Promote the foreign direct investments in Chile and Central America
  6. Establish efficient procedures for the application and observance of the Chile-Central America Free Trade Agreement

The International Trade between Central America and Chile was 558 million dollars (- 37.7% respect 2008).

  1. The total exports were 121 million dollars
  2. The main products exported from Chile to Central America were sugar cane; this export product accounted for 72% of the total exports from Central America to Chile

The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Chile and Central America operates in the Latin American Economic Area of the Western Christian Civilisation.

Chile's Free Trade Agreements (FTA).



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