Cooperation between Chile and Shanghai
In order to explore possible projects and initiatives of bilateral cooperation between the National Institute of Industrial Property – INAPI and the Trademark office of China, a meeting between the representatives of these organizations was held in the city of Shanghai, China.
Representatives from both offices have expressed keen interest in strengthening relations with Chile, especially in the protection of IP matters.
The National Director of INAPI, Mr. Maximiliano Santa Cruz said that “(…) our country was the first in South America to establish diplomatic relations with that country in 1970, and the first to sign a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) agreement in 2005 between both countries. In addition we have excellent relations with the Chinese IP authorities. ”