Andean Community (CAN)

What is Andean Community (CAN)?

Andean Community (CAN) meaning

note – formerly known as the Andean Group (AG) and the Andean Common Market (Ancom)

 

established – 26 May 1969; present name established 1 October 1992; effective – 16 October 1969

 

aim – to promote harmonious development through economic integration

 

members – (4) Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

 

associate members – (5) Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay

 

observers – (1) Spain

 

 

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