Latin American states seek to create a commercial corridor between the oceans
[rtl] Capitals - Agencies
media said a local US: Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Paraguay have agreed to establish aworking group to consult on the establishment of a trade corridor between the two sides around the Atlantic and Pacific to support the commercial exchange between the two.
The findings of the four countries to the agreement on the proposed road, which connects the Atlantic coast of southern Brazil ports of the Pacific coast in the north ofChile, during the first meeting of the working Group on the passage between the coasts ,which was held on Thursday.
the team includes 30 government officials and representatives from the private sector, and aims to paperwork acceleration.
It is the expectation that the corridor begins its work in 2018, although it has not been pave about 500 kilometers so far and there is a need to build a bridge over theParaguay River.
the Chilean Foreign Minister Heraldo Munoz at the meeting that the ports in northern Chile used by other countries of South America, as part of regional integration.
issued Paraguay and provinces in northern Argentina, western Brazil , mainly goods through the ports in the Atlantic Ocean and it is already overburdened freight movement.
these areas need as it seeks to support export to China and other Asian markets, access to ports with the site better Chile and then to improve the infrastructure ofhighways or railways through the mountain range Andes in the region.[/rtl]