Cement: More Business between Central America and Mexico

During the first nine months of 2018, Central American companies imported hydraulic cement for $110 million, and purchases from Mexico doubled compared to the same period in 2017.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Imports of hydraulic cement in Central America Al June 30th, 2019  

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Imports by country
Between January and September of last year, the main importer of hydraulic cements in Central America was Nicaragua, with $38 million, followed by Guatemala, with $30 million, El Salvador, with $17 million, Honduras, with $10 million, Costa Rica, with $9 million and Panama, with $7 million.

Variation in regional imports
Between January and September 2017 and the same period in 2018, the value imported into the region only grew by 0.40%, rising from $110 million to $112 million.

Regional purchases from Mexico show a considerable increase for the periods concerned, as imports increased 95% from $5.6 million to $10.8 million.

Origin of imports
In the first nine months of the year, 12% of the value purchased was from China, 10% from Mexico, 10% from Vietnam and 7% from Peru.

China is the market origin of imports that has grown the most in the period from January to September of the last seven years, given that in 2012 no significant purchases were reported and last year accounted for 12% of total imports by the region.

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