Honduran Exports Rise Despite Crisis

In spite of the political crisis, exports to Central America were larger in July than in June.

Friday, August 7, 2009

According to data from the Industry and Commerce Secretary, oils and derivatives grew 15%, and cigarette exports were up 75%.

"Businessmen consider that if there hadn't been curfews, earnings would have been bigger. ... Belkin Martínez, from the Secretary, informed that they receive 80 people a day wishing to export products".



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In 2002 Guatemalan exports to Mexico were $ 116.66 million, while the figure was $501.31 million in 2008.

As for imports, they rose from $548 million to $1.388 billion. This is from figures reported since the entry into force of the FTA in 2002.

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Guatemala: Sales on the Isthmus grow by 24.9%

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During the first 10 months of 2008, Guatemalan traders increased sales to countries to countries in the region.

Despite the problems created by the global economic crisis, Guatemalan businessmen have not let business opportunities go by.

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Nicaragua Exports up 34.17%

September 2008

Nicaragua's exports for the first eight months of 2008 were 34.17% higher than last year.

This is explained by the well reception of coffee, lobster, fish, sheep meat, raw gold and other products in the international market, an government source informed.
The government's Centro de Trámites de Exportaciones stated that exports from January to August 2008 were valued at $1.146 million.

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