Pacific Rim meets in Panama

Experts in trade, logistics, and infrastructure are holding a preparatory meeting for the 5th meeting of foreign ministers scheduled for March.

Thursday, January 29, 2009 reports: "Elmer Miranda, director of Economic Relations at the Panama Ministry of Foreign Affairs, indicated that the topics to discuss include the modernization of Customs.

At the same time, they will will discuss the search for measures to speed up, in the future, aspects relating to air and maritime transport in order to have a more efficient commercial system in the region."

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The Forum of 11 Latin American and Pacific countries is institutionalized

November 2008

Looking toward Asia, the agreement that gives life to the Latin American and Pacific Arch Forum was sealed at the XVIII Ibero-American Summit in San Salvador.

The Arch Forum exists since January 2007, but the last four meetings had been held by ministerial authorities. From now on, the 11 presidents will meet once per year.

Latin American countries looking to negotiate with Asia as a block

October 2008

Eleven Latin American countries located on the Pacific are analyzing coming together as a block to increase their trade exchanges with Asian nations.

The encounter, named the Latin American Pacific Arch, brings together ministers of Foreign Affairs, Trade and delegates from Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama and Peru.

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