Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (LAES)

What is Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (LAES)?

Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (LAES) meaning

note – also known as Sistema Economico Latinoamericana (SELA)

 

established – 17 October 1975

 

aim – to promote economic and social development through regional cooperation

 

members – (28) Argentina, the Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela

 

 

reference: The World Factbook 2017. Washington, DC: Central Intelligence Agency, 2017. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html