South and Central America region accounts to the second lowest trade network in terms of value in the world as compared to other trade regions in 2013. The Trade and Investments industry in South and Central America continues to maintain its momentum, driven by economic and social developments and population growth. South and Central America share of World’s goods import is 4.2% in 2013 and goods export share of 4.02% whereas Services export share was 3.11% and Services import share was 4.48% in the same period. Brazil has the biggest share of Merchandise as well as Services trade in South and Central America region.
Goods Import in the South and Central America region will expand at a CAGR of XX.XX% over 2013-18 and Goods Export will expand at a CAGR of XX.XX % over the same period. Services Import in the South and Central America region will expand at a CAGR of XX.XX % over 2013-18 and Services Export will expand at a CAGR of XX.XX % over the same period. South and Central America is a trade deficit country and will be in same state till 2020.
Key factors in the growth of Trade and Investments industry are availability of natural resources, Free trade between countries, political agreements, rising population and changing consumer trends.
High fuel prices, high youth involvement in crime, transparency of border administration and delays in domestic transportation are the biggest challenges for the South and Central America Trade market.
What the report offers
The study elucidates the situation of South America and predicts the growth of its Trade Industry. Report talks about growth, market trends, progress, challenges, opportunities, technologies in use, growth forecast, major companies, upcoming companies and projects etc. in the Trade sector of South America. In addition to it, the report also talks about economic conditions of and future forecast of its current economic scenario and effect of its current policy changes in to its economy, reasons and implications on the growth of this sector. Lastly, the report is segmented by various types’ Trade available in the country.