Electrical cables: Imports up to June 2018

During the first half of the year, countries in the region imported $197 million in electrical cables and wires, and 63% were bought by companies in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Guatemala.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Import of electrical wires and cables to Central America Al March 31st, 2020  

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Variation in regional imports
In the first half of 2018, Central American imports of electric cables were down 48% compared to the same period last year, because of a decrease from $376 million to $197 million.

Imports by country
From January to June 2018, the main importer of wires, cables and other electrical conductors in Central America was Nicaragua, with $46 million, followed by Costa Rica, with $41 million, Guatemala, with $37 million, Panama, with $30 million, El Salvador with $22 million and Honduras, with $21 million.

Origin of imports
During the first six months of the year, 26% of the value imported from Central America was from Mexico, 25% from the U.S., 12% from China, 6% from Panama Free Zone and 4% from Spain.

During the first semester of the last seven years, Mexico is the market of origin of imports that has grown the most, since in 2012 represented 17% of the total value purchased by the region and in 2018 this proportion reached 26%.

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