29 October 2019 | Press Release
Annual report by ECLAC on the region’s foreign trade shows significant heterogeneity by subregion. Imports will decline 3.0% this year.
23 October 2019 | Announcement
Alicia Bárcena, the organization’s Executive Secretary, will hold a press conference on Tuesday, October 29, at the Commission’s subregional headquarters in Mexico City.
17 June 2019 | News
The course drew the participation of officials from the offices of planning and evaluation of the Ministries of Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries, Economy and Finance, Social Development and the Planning and Budget Office.
13 June 2019 | News
The document “Productive Links in North America” analyzes trade and investment between the three nations, without addressing migratory flows, although it recognizes their importance in terms of development.
13 May 2019 | News
Authorities and experts analyzed the advantages of this instrument during a training workshop held at ECLAC.
7 December 2018 | News
The organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, made a presentation in France at the fourth Silk Road Forum regarding the benefits that this collective platform could contribute to fulfillment of the 2030 Agenda and the Paris Agreement.
22 November 2018 | News
Mario Cimoli, ECLAC’s Deputy Executive Secretary, and Bertrand de La Chapelle, Executive Director of the Secretariat of the Internet & Jurisdiction Policy Network, inaugurated a regional conference in Santiago, Chile.
31 October 2018 | Press Release
ECLAC projects a 9.7% increase in the value of regional goods exports this year.
23 July 2018 | Press Release
During the 13th ministerial summit being held in Puerto Vallarta, the organization’s Executive Secretary, Alicia Bárcena, also called for deepening the bloc’s relationship with Australia, Canada, New Zealand and Singapore.
10 July 2018 | Infographic
The value of Latin American and Caribbean exports grew 12.8% in 2017 following four years of negative performance. This expansion was driven in large part by the recovery in prices of many of the products that compose the export basket of the region, together with greater demand in external markets.
25 June 2018 | News
A new publication by ECLAC indicates that convergence between the Pacific Alliance and MERCOSUR is “necessary and urgent.”
6 June 2018 | Infographic
ECLAC updates every year its ranking of container port throughput, which shows the cargo volume in containers in 120 ports of the region, based on data obtained directly from port authorities and terminal operators. In 2017 this activity rose 6.1%, with a total volume of approximately 50.6 million TEU. This infographic displays the first 20 ports of the ranking.
28 May 2018 | Press Release
ECLAC released today a new edition of its ranking of port traffic.
22 March 2018 | News
The Trump Administration has focused in avoiding multilateral free-trade pacts and has also tightened immigration policies, according to the study.
12 December 2017 | News
New ECLAC-CLAC document examines this movement’s contributions to achieving more inclusive and sustainable development.
8 November 2017 | News
During a visit to the Asian country, a delegation from ECLAC presented the main conclusions of its report on the region’s international trade outlook.
30 October 2017 | Press Release
The value of the region’s goods exports is seen rising 10% this year, leaving behind the negative performance of the 2012-2016 period.
25 October 2017 | Announcement
Alicia Bárcena, the organization’s Executive Secretary, will hold a press conference in Santiago, Chile on Monday, October 30.
20 September 2017 | Press Release
Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of the United Nations regional commission, moderated the V CEO Investment Summit of the bloc in New York, attended by the presidents of Chile and Colombia, the Foreign Affairs Minister of Mexico and the Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Peru.
28 November 2016 | Press Release
In Guadalajara, ECLAC presented a study on trade opportunities and challenges for reducing inequality in both populations.