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The Chilean Economic Development Agency

75 years promoting the productive development of Chile.

  • 1939


    An earthquake in southern Chile provided the definitive impulse to create an organism to promote the country’s development. In this way, under the government of Pedro Aguirre Cerda, CORFO was created.

  • 1962
  • 2009
  • 2014


The Chilean Economic Development Agency

CORFO is a public-sector organization dedicated to promoting entrepreneurship, innovation and growth in Chile. Acting in tandem with the Chilean Ministry of Economy, CORFO's programs support and finance a wide variety of initiatives in this line, with the goal of stimulating the Chilean economy and providing more opportunities for Chile's entrepreneurs, innovators and key industries to be competitive on a global stage.

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