Nicaragua’s Top 10 Exports

The biggest country found on the Central American isthmus separating the Caribbean Sea from the Pacific Ocean, the Republic of Nicaragua shipped US$5.3 billion worth of goods around the globe in 2017. That dollar amount reflects a 14.8% gain since 2013 but a -5.2% downtick from 2016 to 2017. Based on estimates from the Central […]

Honduras Top 10 Imports

Honduras imported US$10.3 billion worth of goods from around the globe in 2017, up by 19.5% since 2013 and up by 29.9% from 2016 to 2017. Honduran imports represent a tiny 0.06% sliver of total global imports which totaled $16.054 trillion one year earlier in 2016. From a continental perspective, 41% of total Honduran imports […]

Most Valuable Guatemalan Export Products

Sugar, bananas, coffee and nutmeg spices were among the 20 most valuable Guatemalan export products in 2017. Sharing land borders with Mexico, Belize, Honduras and El Salvador, Guatemala is the most highly populated Central American country. As the country’s top exported products suggest, Guatemala is largely an agricultural economy. Knitted clothing, lead, precious metal ores […]

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 […]