Regional import of copper wire grows 38%

During the first quarter of the year, the Central American countries allocated $ 28 million to the purchase of copper wire abroad, 38% more than that reported in the same period of 2017.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Import of copper wire in Central America Al December 31st, 2018  

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Price of imports 
During the months between January 2016 and March 2018 the average price per kilo of imports in Central America showed an upward trend, growing from $ 4.72 to $ 7.30 per kilo, which is equivalent to a growth of 55%.

Origin of imports 
From January to March of this year, 70% of the value imported in Central America came from Chile, 18% from Brazil and 7% from Mexico.

Variation of regional imports 
Between the first quarter of 2017 and the same period of 2018, the value imported from copper wire in Central America registered a growth of 38%, rising from $ 20 million to $ 28 million.

Import by country 
In the first three months of the year, Costa Rica was the main importer of the region, registering purchases for $ 26.6 million, followed by Panama, with $ 900 thousand. The other countries in the region reported purchases under $ 100 thousand for the months in question.

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