Costa Rica: No Reduction of Bean Prices
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Industrialist point out that the declaration of shortage of grain by the government has failed to solve the problem in the local market, where the price of a kilo has increased by $1.
The National Association of Manufacturers of Beans in...
Opportunity for Seafood in U.S.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
85% of the seafood consumed by Americans is imported, with shrimp, freshwater fish fillets and crab having the largest volume of all such goods imported from abroad.
From a statement issued by the Costa Rican Foreign Trade...
Panama and Venezuela Normalize Relations
Monday, July 14, 2014
Both governments agreed to reopen the corresponding diplomatic missions and resume trade relations starting July 1st.
Nicolás Maduro's government suspended political and...
Governments Hinder Intra-Regional Trade
Friday, July 11, 2014
Despite the antiquity of the efforts for Central American integration and for the Customs Union the obstacles to trade between the countries on the isthmus presented by customs offices are notorious.
The Federation of Chambers and Associations of Exporters...
El Salvador: Exports Via State Post Office
Thursday, July 10, 2014
The Directorate General of Posts has announced a program that would allow SMEs to export goods via mail, providing permission to export via a simplified system.
The initiative of the entity is primarily directed to...
Trade Between EU and Central America - I Quarter 2014
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Central American exports destined for the EU in the first quarter of 2014 totaled $1,021,600,000, down 10.5% compared to the same period in 2013.
From a report entitled "Central America's Bilateral...
El Salvador and Venezuela Renegotiate Trade Agreement
Monday, July 7, 2014
The partial agreement signed in 1986 will be renegotiated in order to increase the number of goods exchanged under the terms of the treaty.
The governments of El Salvador and Venezuela reported...