The Mexican company Cemix has started operating, in Francisco Morazán, a production plant making dry mixes for the construction industry with capacity to produce more than 20,000 tons per month.
Cemix invested $7 million in the construction of the production plant, located in the community of Amarateca in Francisco Morazan.The aim is to supply dry or ready mix products to the construction marketin Honduras, Nicaragua and the eastern region of El Salvador, explained the regional marketing manager for Central Cemix.
Grain handling is playing a stronger role in port management in Panama these days of high and rising food prices.
Experts in the field are recommending dedicated grain handling facilities so there is no chance of it being mixed with other products.
"The increase is prices is reviving the cultivation of cereal crops in high-productivity zones because it provides an export opportunity," said David Marcano of the Port of Santander in Spain.
The Panamanian government has announced that until the dispute over tariffs is resolved, it will keep in abeyance the agreement signed with Colombia to buy two ships for $30 million.
As part of the trade dispute caused by the tariffs imposed by Colombia on imports of Panamanian footwear and textiles, the Varela administration has announced the suspension of a contract signed in October with Cotecmar, a company linked to the Colombian Defense Ministry.
In the first quarter of the year, the value of building permits, additions and repairs rose to $565 million, 18% more than the same period in 2014.
From a report entitled "Key Monthly Economic Indicators January to March 2015," by the National Institute of Statistics and Census:
The value of permits for construction, additions and repairs grew by 17.9 percent. Of these, most noteworth is residential construction with 10.4 percent and nonresidential construction with 23.6 percent.
Survey: What do you do during TV advertisements? 39% changes the channel, 37% speaks with someone in the room, and 34% surfs the Internet.
“Adding Internet to the advertising mix, in addition to other traditional media, contributes in increasing your reach. This is because Internet has now massive reach among consumers, and they mix it with print and radio.”
31 Salvadoran entrepreneurs presented their products to Wal-Mart executives, at the Business Round organized by the multi-national company.
The event “Business Round” is part of Wal-Mart’s program “A hand to grow.” Claudia de Ibáñez, Manager of Corporate Affairs for Wal-Mart Central America, commented to Laprensagrafica.com that “something that is worth underlining is that the support of family businesses stimulates job growth. Through this project, 45 producers have joined the Wal-Mart’s network of suppliers who provide more than 100 products, such as coffee, corn derivatives, or Jamaican Rose Wine.”
The increase of nearly 6% in building permits between January and May, differs from the drop in production of some building materials in the same period.
Between January and May an increase of 5.7% was registered in the building permits, which forecasts, according to industry representatives, good perspectives for the coming months. On the other hand, production of ready-mixed concrete, for example, declined by 22% and gray cement 2.6%, indicating that overall construction fell in the first five months of the year.
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