03 March 1998
Looks good for agro-industrial trade between Latin America and Europe

A VARIETY of trade accords between Europe and Latin America are making good progress, according to European Union officials.

Guillermo Yunge, president of Chiles Latin American Centre for European Relations, said that for Latin America, the prospects of increasing its exports and balancing trade with Europe lay in the agro-industrial sector.

Agricultural and agro-industrial themes were undoubtedly the most sensitive areas for both parties, he said.

  • Financial Times 03/03/98 page 6