Honduras Top 10 Exports

Previously called Spanish Honduras to distinguish it from British Honduras (now Belize), Honduras shares its western border with Guatemala, southwest border with El Salvador and southeast border with El Salvador. The republic’s south coastline is along the Pacific Ocean at the Gulf of Fonseca while the Honduran north coastline is surrounded by the Gulf of […]

El Salvador’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from El Salvador amounted to US$5.5 billion in 2015, up 3.3% since 2011 and up 4% from 2014 to 2015. El Salvador’s top 10 exports accounted for over two-thirds (69.6%) of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, El Salvador’s total Gross […]

Honduras Top 10 Imports

Honduran imports amounted to US$8.4 billion in 2015, down -1.8% since 2011 but up 5% year over year from 2014 to 2015. Honduras top 10 imports accounted for over three-fifths (61.9%) of the overall value of its product purchases from other countries. Honduran imports represent a tiny 0.1% sliver of total global imports which totaled […]

20 Most Valuable Guatemalan Export Products

Sharing land borders with Mexico, Belize, Honduras and El Salvador, Guatemala is the most highly populated Central American country. Guatemala is largely an agricultural economy. Sugar, bananas, coffee and knitted blouses and skirts were among the 20 most valuable Guatemalan export products in 2015. Precious metal ores, packaged medicine, men’s shirts and nutmeg were also […]

Guatemala’s Top 10 Exports

Exports from Guatemala amounted to US$10.8 billion in 2015, up 5.8% since 2011 but down -1.3% from 2014 to 2015. Guatemala’s top 10 exports accounted for 60.5% of the overall value of its global shipments. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, Guatemala’s total Gross Domestic Product amounted to $125.6 […]

Fastest-Growing Central American Export Countries

After analyzing 2014 export data, we found that only one Central American country that more than doubled the value of its exports from 2010 to 2014. Exports from Central America increased in value by an average 44.4% over the 5-year time frame. This is actually a faster clip than the 23.5% grand-total pace for all […]

Top Central American Export Countries

Exports from Central America were worth about US$55.2 billion in 2014, a 44.4% gain since 2010. Based on statistics from the International Monetary Fund’s World Economic Outlook Database, the total Gross Domestic Product for all Central American countries amounted to roughly $388.9 billion in 2014. Therefore, exports accounted for about 14.2% of Central America’s total […]