Latin America Weekly

Mercosur needs more than lower tariffs to survive

Hello and welcome to the Latin America Weekly newsletter! This week: a recent tariff reduction agreement gives hope to the future of Mercosur, but more conflict is on the way. Peru’s executive and legislature lock horns once again. Chile holds its presidential debates.

Tariff reduction deal alone won’t save Mercosur 

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Argentina’s Foreign Minister Santiago Cafiero arrives in Brasília on Oct. 8. Photo: Arthur Max/MRE

No Mercosur deal that excludes the trading bloc’s two biggest partners Argentina...

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