WHFTA

AcronymDefinition
WHFTAWestern Hemisphere Free Trade Area
WHFTAWestern Hemisphere Free Trade Association
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Emily Clark with her trophy at the (WHFTA) world championships
They assert that "integration between NAFTA and Latin America should be legally open-ended; potentially the WHFTA [an earlier name for the FTAA] should include countries outside the hemisphere." They assert: "Economic logic suggests that the expansion of NAFTA in an Asian direction is just as desirable as its expansion in a Latin American direction."
When President Clinton came into office for his first term in 1993 he proposed the creation of a Western Hemispheric Free Trade Area (WHFTA) which would combine the IFA and NAFTA.