Overview of regional trade negotiations and agreements

This month’s trends

Between late February and March 21, 2016, the global trade policy agenda continued to be defined by the signing of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). At the regional level there was greater dynamism in bilateral regional agreements and integration and negotiation schemes in comparison with the previous period.


360º Panorama

Over the course of the month there was progress on 23 existing agreements and ten trade negotiations (six advanced and two new).


New Negotiations


Advanced Negotiations


Selected news on trade agreements currently in force


The IJI is a compilation of regulatory texts, commentaries, and follow-up on legal commitments and developments of an analytical nature concerning the various integration processes taking place in Latin America and the Caribbean. For news and to learn more about the progress made on trade agreements and negotiations, visit IJI.