Beef: Central American Sales Up 16%

From January to September 2020, the countries of the region exported $527 million for beef, 16% more than what was registered in the same period of 2019, a rise that is explained by the behavior of Honduran, Panamanian, Costa Rican and Nicaraguan sales.

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Export of fresh and frozen beef in Central America Al December 31st, 2020  

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Nicaragua, Main Seller
In the first nine months of 2020, the region's leading exporter continued to be Nicaragua, with $398 million, followed by Costa Rica, with $84 million, Panama, with $24 million, Honduras, with $16 million and Guatemala, with $4 million. El Salvador did not record significant exports.

For the period in question, Honduran sales increased 111% year-on-year, Panamanian 58%, Costa Rican 27% and Nicaraguan 12%. In the case of Guatemalan exports, a 30% decline was reported.

Regional Sales Up
Between January and September 2019 and the same period in 2020, the value of fresh, refrigerated and frozen beef exports from Central America rose 16%, from $453 million to $527 million.

Regional sales to the U.S. increased 29%, from $180 million to $232 million, and exports to China rose from $37 million to $57 million, an increase of 55%.

Destination of Exports
In the first nine months of 2020, 44% of the value exported from Central America was destined for the U.S., 11% for China, 8% for Puerto Rico, 7% for Mexico and 4% for Taiwan.

Export Prices
Between November 2014 and September 2020, the average price per kilo of fresh, chilled and frozen beef exports from the region fell 21%, from $5.34 to $4.22.

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