而本論文除了介紹智利與歐盟、中國和日本的貿易往來情形之外，主要仍是以美國為主要對象，分析智利和美國之間雙邊貿易的往來情形，並探討雙邊自由貿易協定對兩國的影響。 In recent year, due to the trend of achieving global free trading and forming regional economy, signing free trade agreement within the nations has turned to be a popular tool for achieving this goal. Under the conception of neo regionalism, the frequency of interaction between developed countries and under development countries has raised more and more; besides, the multiregional cooperation is rising too. For the propose of avoiding being marginalized within the trend of regional integration, Chile chose to sign up free trade agreement with other country as the policy to extend its foreign trade and stimulate economy growth. By doing this, it provides Chile the way to avoid the limitation of regional economical organization and having more autonomy at the same time.
In the year 1973 to 1990, the Pinochet Military Government era, it performed a series of economy reforming policy which leaded Chile as a successful model of economical transforming country in Latin America, and also set up a economy development fundament for later democracy government. After the year of 1990, Chile practiced the policy to liberalize its foreign trade department, e.g. lower tariff, canceling non-tariff barriers and simulated its exportation. In recent year it has becoming the most activity country in Latin America by signing free trade agreement with the countries all over America, Europe and Asia.
This thesis had major focused studying on the trading between USA and Chile, to analysis the bilateral trading status between them, and discussing the influence of free trade agreement to both sides.