Latin American Integration Association (LAIA)
Association latinoaméricaine d'intégration (ALADI)
Asociación Latinoamericana de Integración (ALADI)
Associação Latino-Americana de Integração (ALADI)
Contact DetailsAvailable with paid subscription only.
Established 12 Aug 1980, Montevideo (Uruguay), when the new Montevideo Treaty 1980 was signed by the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of 11 Latin American countries. Replaced the former Latin American Free Trade Association (LAFTA), which entered into force 2 June 1961, following ratification of the first #OR1100048493, signed 18 Feb 1960. LAIA entered into force 18 Mar 1981, after deposit of the first 3 ratification instruments by the signatory Governments. The new Montevideo Treaty, which has an indefinite duration, introduces fundamental changes to the orientation of the regional integration process. It is open to all Latin American nations and extends its scope of action to the rest of Latin America through multilateral links or partial agreements with other countries or integration movements in the continent. Similarly, the Treaty foresees horizontal cooperation with other integration schemes of the world.
Support the creation of an area of economic preferences in the region, with the ultimate goal of a Latin American common market.Available with paid subscription only.
StructureAvailable with paid subscription only.
LanguagesAvailable with paid subscription only.
StaffAvailable with paid subscription only.
FinancingAvailable with paid subscription only.
PublicationsAvailable with paid subscription only.
Members in 13 countries
More detailed data available with paid subscription.
Type I ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
Type II ClassificationAvailable with paid subscription only.
UIA Org ID
Last News Received
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.
Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.
UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.
* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.