Came into force April 1, 2013.
The Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement and parallel agreements on labour cooperation and the environment cover market access for goods, cross-border trade in services, telecommunications, investment, financial services and government procurement. The investment chapter replaces to existing Foreign Investment Protection and Promotion Agreement (FIPA), further locking in and expanding access for Canadian investors and their investments.
For more information, please see: additional background information on the Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement.
If you have questions or comments about this free trade agreement or the environmental and labour cooperation agreements, we would like to hear from you. Please contact the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade at the following address:
Trade Negotiations I Division (TPE)
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
Lester B. Pearson Building
125 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, ON K1A 0G2