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Statement by USTR Schwab on Approval of Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement by Colombian legislature



"This vote demonstrates Colombia’s determination to move forward in establishing deeper and stronger trade and investment ties with the United States,” said Ambassador Schwab.  “President Uribe has made tremendous strides in establishing a more peaceful and hopeful future for the Colombian people.  Our free trade agreement with Colombia will help advance these efforts and create economic opportunities for the people of both countries.  I look forward to working with U.S. Lawmakers to approve this important agreement.”

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