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S. Korea, Uruguay to speed up negotiations for trade pact with Mercosur
S. Korea, Uruguay to speed up negotiations for trade pact with Mercosur
Diplomatic CircuitSept 29, 2021
South Korea's trade ministry said Tuesday it has agreed with Uruguay to make joint efforts to speed up negotiations for a free trade pact with a group of South American countries. Trade Minister Yeo Han-koo plans to meet his Uruguayan counterpart, Francisco Bustillo, virtually later in the day to discuss ways to expand economic ties, according to the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy. "Uruguay is one of the key partners for South Korea, as the two can make joint efforts to overcome cha