You are here

Available in: EnglishEspañolPortuguês

ECLAC Will Present in Mexico its Report on the International Trade Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean in 2018

Alicia Bárcena, the organization’s Executive Secretary, will hold a press conference on Wednesday, October 31.

26 October 2018|Announcement

The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) will release a new edition of its annual report on the region’s foreign trade next Wednesday, October 31, at 10 a.m. (GMT -6), at the organization’s Subregional Headquarters in Mexico City.

The International Trade Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean, 2018 will be launched at a press conference presided by the Executive Secretary of the United Nations regional organization, Alicia Bárcena.

In this edition, the report analyzes the performance of international and regional trade in the last year and provides an outlook for the coming months. It also includes chapters focused on trade in metals and minerals and digital trade.

The launch will be transmitted live via the institution’s website.

The report was prepared by ECLAC’s International Trade and Integration Division.

Members of the media are invited to attend this press conference at ECLAC’s Subregional Headquarters in Mexico City (Edificio Corporativo MCS, Avenida Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra # 193, 12th floor, Colonia Granada, Delegación Miguel Hidalgo).

To arrange interviews about the report, contact María Luisa Díaz de León in Mexico. Email: marialuisa.diaz@cepal.org; Telephone: (52 55) 4170 5665; Cell phone: (5255) 5416 9297.

An electronic informational version of the document and a press release will be available on ECLAC’s website on Wednesday, October 31, at 1 p.m. local time in Chile (10 a.m. in Mexico).

More information at www.cepal.org.

What: Launch of report International Trade Outlook for Latin America and the Caribbean, 2018.

Who:

Presenter:

  • Alicia Bárcena, ECLAC’s Executive Secretary.

When: Wednesday, October 31, at 10 a.m. in Mexico (GMT -6).

Where:

  • ECLAC’s Subregional Headquarters in Mexico City (Edificio Corporativo MCS, Avenida Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra # 193, 12th floor, Colonia Granada, Delegación Miguel Hidalgo).

For other queries regarding the launch, contact ECLAC’s Public Information Unit in Santiago, Chile.

Email: prensa@cepal.org; Telephone: (56) 22210 2040.

Follow us on: Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, YouTube and Google+.