In the first ten years, trade between Canada and Chile increased by more than 300%, with merchandise trade increasing from $718 million in 1996 to $2.7 billion $US in 2010. Bilateral trade in services increased to $164 million in 2005. Canadian investment in Chile reached $13.3 billion in 2010 and Canada was the main source of new investment in Chile.  If you have any questions or comments about this free trade agreement or the environmental cooperation and labour agreements, we would love to hear from you. Please contact Global Affairs Canada at: On February 5, 2019, the modernized Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA) came into force and supports an open, inclusive and progressive rules-based business environment. CcFTA is the cornerstone of Canada`s strong trade and investment relationship with Chile. Since its launch in 1997, ccFTA has brought benefits to both countries. Bilateral merchandise trade has nearly quadrupled since the Entry into Force of the Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement, reaching $2.9 billion in 2017. At the end of 2017, the stock of Canadian investment in Chile stood at $17.1 billion, making Chile the top direct investment target in South and Central America.
In 2017, Canada and Chile signed amendment agreements to modernize the ENTERPRISE`s free trade agreement and support an open, inclusive and progressive rules-based business environment. Box 6: For each function described in box 5, identify the six-digit HS collation. If the case is subject to a rule of origin given in Annex D-01, which requires eight digits, identify yourself with eight digits based on the HS tariff classification of the country into whose territory the goods are imported. Trade Agreement SecretariatGlobal Business CanadaLester B. . .