The Future of the Free Trade Area of the Americas Negotiations
Recorded on September 16, 2003
The Heritage Foundation's Lehrman Auditorium
At the next Free Trade Area of the Americas trade ministers'
meeting that the United States will host November 20-21 in Miami,
the 34 democracies in the Western hemisphere will review the status
of the FTAA negotiations and what should be the main areas of work
to complete the trade agreement on schedule by January 2005.
Ambassador Wilson will discuss the key issues on the table, U.S.
priorities, and how he sees these negotiations progressing over the
coming 16 months