International Trade Minister signs landmark agreement with Pacific Alliance countries

June 8, 2016 - Ottawa, Ontario - Global Affairs Canada

Canada today became the first observer country to enter into a strategic partnership with the Pacific Alliance, one of the most important economic blocs in the Americas. The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, and ministers of the four countries of the Alliance—Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru—signed a joint declaration today in Mexico City, Mexico.