El Salvador: $3 Million in Cornmeal Plant
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Agroindustrias Gumarsal has announced that it will increase capacity at the corn flour processing plant it operates in the municipality of San Juan Opico.
After the Maseca plant announced its closure, the...
El Salvador: Corn Flour Processing Plant Closes
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
A corn flour processing plant which produces using only 35% of its capacity is to close, moving its operations to other countries in the region.
All of the production centralized in El Salvador will...
NO to New Industrial Policy in El Salvador
Thursday, October 16, 2014
According to entrepreneurs the government's proposal for the development of the manufacturing sector does not include a budget nor does it specify how results will be measured.
The Salvadoran Association of Industrialists (ASI)...
Costa Rica: Entry Into Pacific Alliance Under Consultation
Monday, October 6, 2014
With opposition from agro-industry, the government has initiated the processes required to join the trade bloc, including a consultation period, which runs until the end of the year.
Entry into the block requires a greater commercial...
Brakes on Investment in El Salvador
Friday, October 3, 2014
Industrialists are pointing to political and legal uncertainty, high crime rates, corruption, bureaucracy and red tape as the main factors that are keeping away investors.
According to the Salvadoran Association of...
Panama Protects Agriculture and Industry in FTA with Mexico
Thursday, October 2, 2014
The FTA approved on its first reading by the National Assembly excludes sensitive products such as beef and chicken, dairy, pork, palm oil and plastic products, paper and aluminum, among products.
The bill for ratifying a trade agreement with Mexico...
Multisectoral Business Conference in Honduras
Friday, September 26, 2014
Central American firms in industries such as food, agribusiness, services, manufacturing and logistics will be taking part in business meetings on November 12th in San Pedro Sula.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Cortés (CCIC)...
Industrial Fair in El Salvador
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
On October 2nd-4th companies from the industrial sector will be taking part in business conferences and showcasing their products in the tenth edition of the Industry and Development Fair.
The event will be held on the premises of the...