Ecuador’s Lasso wants free trade agreements with world’s top 10 economies

September 10, 2021 La Prensa Latina 0 Comments

Ecuadorian President Guillermo Lasso on Thursday said that he wants to sign free trade agreements with the world’s largest 10 economies as part of a strategy to bring Ecuador into the Pacific Alliance.

“Our aim is very clear: Signing free trade agreements with at least the world’s 10 largest economies. This includes the United States, China, Japan, South Korea and also the Euro-Asia group,” the president said in an interview with EFE at the Carondelet Palace in Quito.

Regarding entry into the Pacific Alliance, Lasso said that “My priority is Ecuador’s entry into the Pacific Alliance to be able to create trade and investment opportunities,” adding that he sees Mexico as the port of entry for this regional grouping, which also includes Chile, Colombia and Peru.Read More.

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