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Pacific alliance 2013

  1. 1. Pacific Alliance July 2013
  2. 2. 27/07/2013 2 The world economy is undergoing a complex situation, characterized by a weakening in developed economies and a strengthening in emerging ones. 10% or more 1.5 3 – 5% 5 – 10% 0 – 3% No data Less than 0% 1.9 3.4 4.5* 0.1 3.0 6.5 4.9 2.8 0.7 0.6 -0.1 -1.6 3.0 5.7 8.0 2.8 1.6 3.4 -1.5 Real GDP Growth (2013) Source: World Economic Outlook (april 2013) / * Colombian Government Projection 2010 2011 2012 2013 World 5.1 4.0 3.2 3.3 Developing Economies 7.4 6.4 5.1 5.3 Developed Economies 3.0 1.6 1.3 1.2 Anual percent change
  3. 3. 27/07/2013 3 In the coming decades, the world will face major challenges, which can be opportunities for developing economies: - Supplying the growing demand for food. - Attending consumption of the middle classes, which will grow by about 1,500 million people between 2010 and 2040. - Strengthening global value chains in low-and medium-technology. - ‘Reshoring’ high-tech products, which requires locations closer to the consumer and do not need economies of scale. - Constructing mega trade agreements. Grand Challenges
  4. 4. 27/07/2013 4 • What is the objective of the Alliance? Pacific Alliance • Who are the member countries? • Achievements • Next steps
  5. 5. 27/07/2013 5 The Pacific Alliance: Deep integration for prosperity What is the Pacific Alliance? An economic and trade integration mechanism that includes Chile, Colombia, Mexico and Peru. What does it seek? The progressive free movement of goods, services, capital, and people. When was it formed? The Framework Agreement was signed in July 2012, which gave legal status to the organization. Photo: shutterstock, alianzapacifico.net
  6. 6. 27/07/2013 6 Pacific Alliance • What is the objective of the Alliance? • Who are the member countries? • Achievements • Next steps
  7. 7. 27/07/2013 7 Member Countries "Agricultural lands: This variable includes areas of use for agricultural and livestock activities, as well as forestry. Land for temporary and permanent crops: areas for temporary and / or permanent crops
  8. 8. 27/07/2013 8 Member Countries "Agricultural lands: This variable includes areas of use for agricultural and livestock activities, as well as forestry. Land for temporary and permanent crops: areas for temporary and / or permanent crops
  9. 9. 27/07/2013 9 Member Countries "Agricultural lands: This variable includes areas of use for agricultural and livestock activities, as well as forestry. Land for temporary and permanent crops: areas for temporary and / or permanent crops
  10. 10. 27/07/2013 10 Member Countries "Agricultural lands: This variable includes areas of use for agricultural and livestock activities, as well as forestry. Land for temporary and permanent crops: areas for temporary and / or permanent crops
  11. 11. 27/07/2013 11 Pacific Alliance "Agricultural lands: This variable includes areas of use for agricultural and livestock activities, as well as forestry. Land for temporary and permanent crops: areas for temporary and / or permanent crops
  12. 12. 27/07/2013 12 Pacific Alliance • What is the objective of the Alliance? • Who are the member countries? • Achievements • Next steps
  13. 13. 27/07/2013 13Photo: shutterstock SERVICES & INVESTMENT PUBLIC PROCUREMENT TRADE & INTEGRATION INSTITUTIONAL AFFAIRS Achievements The following negotiations will conclude in July 2013: 1 2 3 4
  14. 14. 27/07/2013 14 MARKET ACCESS RULES OF ORIGIN SANITARY AND PHYTOSANITARY STANDARS TECHNICAL BARRIERS TO TRADE TRADE & INTEGRATION TRADE FACILITATION & CUSTOMS COOPERATION Immediate relief in all tariff lines 92% Photo: shutterstock
  15. 15. 27/07/2013 15 CROSS-BORDER TRADE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ANNEX E-COMMERCE TELECOMMUNICATIONS Services & Investment MARITIME TRANSPORT AIR TRANSPORT Services Financial Services Investment Photo: shutterstock
  16. 16. 27/07/2013 16 • Elimination tourist and business visas for nationals of the Pacific Alliance Visa Elimination • Opening a shared Embassy in Ghana • Agreement between Chile and Colombia to share embassies in Algeria and Morocco • Peru and Colombia agreed to share the premises of the Embassy in Vietnam Shared Embassies Student Mobility Platform • 100 scholarships per country: 75 scholarships for undergraduate and 25 for doctoral faculty and the academic mobility of teachers. Scholarships will be gradually awarded over several contests. Photo: shutterstock, stockxhng Main Achievements
  17. 17. 27/07/2013 17 Cooperation as a tool for social and economic development Health Cooperation Agreement for the establishment of the Pacific Partnership Cooperation Fund Ensures resources for cooperation projects designed to benefit from the integration. Interinstitutional Agreement of Cooperation between Health Agencies Promote the removal of barriers, and trade facilitation, with emphasis on the protection of the health of the inhabitants of the Alliance. Photo: shutterstock Main Achievements
  18. 18. 27/07/2013 18 Promotion Agencies • Opening of a joint promotion office in Istanbul, Turkey. • 7 joint seminars with 710 entrepreneurs • Joint promotion at international fairs • Fine Foods in India • Sial in France • Flavors of the Alliance in Mexico • Agroindustry fair in Seoul , may 2013 • Business Meeting of the Pacific Alliance, may 2013 - as part of the VII Presidential Summit VII. 400 entrepreneurs from NATO countries. • First Business Matchmaking Forum (June 19-20 of 2013). 486 exporters and 236 buyers of the Pacific Alliance. Main Achievements
  19. 19. 27/07/2013 19 • Integrated Latin American Market (MILA), which includes the stock exchanges of each of the countries. Currently operates between Chile, Colombia and Peru. • Once Mexico joins, the MILA will be the second stock exchange in Latin America after the Bovespa in Brazil. Capital Market Integration Pacific Alliance Business Council • Entrepreneurs of the four countries make recommendations for the proper conduct of the integration process. • Promotion of economic cooperation - trade between Alliance members and lead joint actions to third markets, particularly the Asia Pacific. Photo: shutterstock Main Achievements
  20. 20. 27/07/2013 20 • Costa Rica will become a full member of the Alliance once the accession process is completed. • Each observer will develop joint agendas on, economic issues, education, innovation, science and technology, micro, small and medium enterprises, social development, etc. Main Achievements
  21. 21. 27/07/2013 21 Pacific Alliance • What is the objective of the Alliance? • Who are the member countries? • Achievements • Next steps
  22. 22. 27/07/2013 22 Costa Rica: Upcoming Member of the Pacific Alliance. Joint harnessing of all the business opportunities arising as a result of Pacific Alliance. Work agenda with Asia Pacific (on commercial, political coordination, cooperation and security issues). New levels of ambition in cooperation, movement of people, regulatory improvements, intellectual property, tourism, advertising agencies. The Agenda of the Pacific Alliance
  23. 23. 27/07/2013 23 The Agenda of the Pacific Alliance Incorporation of new issues in the discussions (i.e. tax transparency, MSMEs relationship with the private business sector. Roadmap for the Alliance relationship with third countries. Promotion of services in investment and trade.
  24. 24. 27/07/2013 24 Next Steps Air Integration, First Phase: Agreements will be achieved for cargo and passengers, with 3rd, 4th and 5th freedoms1 Intra-regional flights between the countries of the Alliance2 Without restrictions 3
  25. 25. 27/07/2013 25 Next Steps  Opening of the joint office in Casablanca, Morocco by Mexico, Colombia and Chile. Peru will join this initiative in 2014.  Pacific Partnership Event as part of the General Assembly of the United Nations, New York, September 25, 2013: • Opportunities for trade and investment with the Pacific Alliance will be presented. • Format panels with: • Heads of State of the Alliance • Entrepreneurs of the • 4 countries Joint Promotion of the Alliance:
  26. 26. 27/07/2013 26 Next Steps  12 joint investment promotion events in: China, Spain, Russia, Poland, India, South Korea, Singapore, Japan, United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom.  Joint participation in two agribusiness fairs:  Anuga, Colon, Germany  ( October 5– 9)  Fine Foods India  (December 11-13). Joint Promotion of the Alliance:
  27. 27. 27/07/2013 27
  28. 28. Pacific Alliance Sergio Diaz-Granados G. Minister Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Tourism July 2013

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