Central America: Imports of Household Appliances Down 7%

In 2016 the countries in region imported $167 million worth of appliances, 7% less than in the previous year, and 50% of the products came from China.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Al December 31st, 2016  

CentralAmericaDataINFORMACIÓN DE MERCADOS

Complete el formulario, en breve nos comunicaremos con usted:








this site is protected by reCAPTCHA and Google's privacy policy and terms of service.
Need assistance? Contact us
(506) 4001-6423

CentralAmericaData is the leading B2B market research company in Central America. We specialize in compiling, validating and analyzing data from the economic activities in Central American and South American countries, along with Mexico. We provide our clients and companies with presence in the region relevant information to define business strategies and make adequate decisions. Learn more about our services here

2008 - 2020 © CentralAmericaData Todos los derechos reservados

Figures from the information system on the the household appliances market in Central America, compiled by the Business Intelligence Unit at CentralAmericaData: Click to interact with the graphClick to interact with the graph

Explore data in the interactive chart.

Variation of regional imports 
Between 2015 and 2016, the total imported value of appliances such as microwave ovens, blenders, food processors, fruit and vegetable juicers, electric grills, irons, coffee machines, toasters and other electrothermic household appliances in Central America registered a decrease of 7%, falling from $179 million in 2015 to $167 million in 2016.

Main importers  
Among the main importers in the region in 2016 and according to value purchased are El Gallo más Gallo, GMG Comercial, Mabe, and Walmart in Costa Rica; R & V Comercial, Distelsa, and Walmart in Guatemala; Panafoto, Pricesmart, Panasonic, and Motta Internacional in Panama; and Electro Global, Omnisport, Unión Comercial, Walmart, Almacenes Simán, and Pricesmart in El Salvador. Altogether they concentrate approximately 27% of the total bought by Central American countries.

Imports by country 
In 2016, the main importer of household appliances was Costa Rica with $64 million, followed by Guatemala with $37 million, Honduras with $24 million, Panama with $20 million, El Salvador with $11 million, and Nicaragua with $10 million. 

Origin of imports 
In 2016, 51% of the value of imports from Central America came from China, 27% from the USA, 10% from Mexico, 5% from the Panama Free Trade Zone and 2% from Malaysia. 

CentralAmericaData provides detailed information on the import and export of electrical appliances such as microwave ovens, blenders, food processors, fruit and vegetable juicers, electric grills, irons, coffee makers, toasters and other household electric appliances.

The information includes the size of the market, market participants according to the country of origin of the import, according to the type of product, price analysis by importer, by product type, by country of origin and other details.

Do you need more information about your business sector?

Request more information:








this site is protected by reCAPTCHA and Google's privacy policy and terms of service.
Need assistance? Contact us
(506) 4001-6423


More on this topic

Household Appliances: Market Share of the Blender Market

March 2020

In Central America, it is estimated that Operadora de Tiendas, Corporación de Supermercados Unidos, Pricesmart de Panama and Moderna Electronics account for about 10% of total imports of blenders and their parts.

A study by CentralAmericaData's Trade Intelligence Unit shows that GMG Comercial from Guatemala and Costa Rica, and Comercializadora Panamericana are other companies that have a considerable share of the Central American blender market.

Kitchen Ovens: Business with Mexico Up 14%

October 2019

In the first quarter of 2019, purchases of electric ovens and grills in the region's countries totaled $20 million, and purchases from companies in Mexico increased 14% over the same period in 2018.

Figures from the Trade Intelligence Unit at CentralAmericaData: [GRAPHIC caption="Click to interact with graphic"]

Central America: Kitchen Oven Imports Up 23%

August 2018

In the first quarter of the year, purchases of ovens and electric grills in countries in the region totaled $19 million, 23% more than the amount imported in the same period in 2017.

Figures from the information system on the Kitchen Oven and Electric Grills Market in Central America, compiled by the Business Intelligence Unit at CentralAmericaData: [GRAFICA caption = "Click to interact with graph"]

Kitchen Ovens Market in Central America

May 2017

In 2016 Central American countries imported $72 million worth of cooking ovens and electric grills, 9% less than in 2015.

Figures from the information system on the Market for Kitchen Ovens and Electric Grills in Central America, complied by the Business Intelligence Unit at CentralAmericaData:  [GRAFICA caption="Clic para interactuar con la gráfica"]

 close (x)

Receive more news about Exports & imports

Suscribe FOR FREE to CentralAmericaDATA EXPRESS.
The most important news of Central America, every day.

Type in your e-mail address:

* Al suscribirse, estará aceptando los terminos y condiciones


Looking for Importers and distributors of furniture

Mexican manufacturer of office furniture seeks importers and distributors interested in dealing their products in Central America.
PM Steele is a 100% Mexican company, with more than 67...

Stock Indexes

(Apr 6)
Dow Jones
-5.60%
S&P 500
-5.10%
Nasdaq
-5.64%

Commodities

(Jul 2)
Brent Crude Oil
42.56
Coffee "C"
104.00
Gold
1,779
Silver
18.165