Huge growth in Nicaraguan exports

Nicaraguan exports could close the year (2008) at $2 billion, surpassing the figure for 2007 by more than $250 million.

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Enrique Zamora, President of the Association of Producers and Exporters of Nicaragua (APEN), confirmed that 35-40% of the growth is due to improved prices for their products in the international market, and 15% due to the increase in volume.

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Nicaragua: Good Forecast for Exports

December 2012

The export sector in 2013 estimated sales of $ 3 billion, a growth of 10 to 12% compared to 2012.

According to Azucena Castillo, general manager of the Association of Producers and Exporters of Nicaragua (APEN), growth will be driven by an increase in export volumes, since on the subject of prices, there are threats to commodities such as coffee and sugar.

The value of Nicaraguan exports grows

August 2008

The Export and Investment Center (CEI) expects that the country's exports at the end of the current year will reach a total value of $1.5 billion.

Robert Brenes, General Manager of CEI, says that in reality, during the first six months of the year, there was an increase of 30% in exports in relation the same period in 2007, especially in exports to the United States, which is Nicaragua's main trading partner.

More Volume and Value in Textile Exports

February 2012

In 2011, Nicaragua increased its exports of textiles to over $1.35 billion, 33% more than in 2010.

The increase in export volume was 13%, going from 362.9 million square meters in the year 2010 to 410.1 square meters in 2011.

"According to a report published by Anitec, despite having surpassed the export target of $1.3 billion, during the fourth quarter a slowdown in the rate of monthly growth was registered, 'which was caused by the implementation of a strong policy of inventory management, the effect of conservative behavior of stores and brands, in response to the phenomenon of a potential crisis in the European Community '," reported

Nicaraguan Exports Increase 15%

August 2012

In the first seven months of the year, exports showed a significant increase in volume (14.9%) and value (13.3%), compared to the same period in 2011.

According to the Data Processing Center for Exports (Cetrex), at the end of July, the total value of exports was $1.635 million.

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