Chile is one of Latin America’s fastest-growing economies in recent decades. As of 2021, Chile has a population of just over 19 million people, as such, it has the second highest income per capita. Chile has a diversified foreign trade base, with the largest number of Free Trade Agreements in the world. These Trade Agreements permit a diversified export base, with an average of 13% of foreign exports for EU, North and South America respectively, and the remainder going to Asia, principally China.

The country is traditionally considered as a model in Latin America in terms of political, legal and financial transparency. Odgers Berndtson’s global reach, combined with our local market experience across all the major cities in Chile; including Antofagasta, Santiago and Puerto Montt, which ensures our clients’ needs are served wherever they conduct business.