President Eduardo Frei Ruiz-Tagle of Chile attending, FKI organized Korea-Chile
Business Forum and a luncheon meeting to discuss ways to promote trade between
the two countries amid uncertainties such as Britain's decision to exit the EU,
known as Brexit.
In his welcome remarks, Chairman Young
Ju Park of Eagon Industrial said, "Since the effectuation of the Korea-Chile
Free Trade Agreement in 2004, the volume of bilateral trade has roughly
quadrupled. The outcome eloquently showcases the first successful FTA between an
Asian country and a Latin American country."
luncheon business meeting following the forum, FKI Chairman Chang Soo Huh
stressed, "With growing uncertainties on the international front including
Brexit, both economies need to maintain ever-firmer cooperative ties in the days