Bread & Cookies: More U.S. Products in the Region

In the first nine months of 2018, Central American countries imported $347 million worth of baked goods, pastries and cookies, and purchases from U.S. companies grew 3% over the same period in 2017.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Imports of bakery, pastry and biscuit products in Central America Al September 30th, 2020  

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Guatemalan Companies, Main Buyers

From January to September of this year, the main importer of bakery products in Central America was Guatemala, with $84 million, followed by Panama, with $60 million, Honduras, with $58 million, Costa Rica, with $52 million, Nicaragua, with $51 million and El Salvador, with $43 million. 



Purchase Price
From January 2012 to September 2018, the average price per kilo of imported bakery products in the countries of the region has remained unchanged, ranging from $1.80 to $2.25.


Highest sellers
During the first nine months of 2018, 14% of the value imported from Central America was from the U.S., 8% from Mexico and 4% from Peru.


The U.S. is the market of origin of imports that has grown the most in the period from January to September of the last seven years, since in 2012 represented 11% of the value purchased, and in 2018 the proportion rose to 14%.


Variation in regional imports
Between January and September 2017 and the same period in 2018, the volume of imported bakery, pastry and cookie products did not change significantly, but the value imported decreased from $353 million to $347 million.


In the case of purchases from the U.S., it went from $48.9 million to $50.3 million for the periods in question.

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Bread and Cookies: $470 Million in Purchases in 2018

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In 2018, Central American countries imported $472 million worth of baked goods, pastries and cookies, and purchases from U.S. companies grew 2% from 2017.

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Bread and Biscuits: Imports Fall 2%

October 2018

During the first six months of the year, Central American countries imported baked goods for $226 million, 2% less than in the same period in 2017.

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