SOUTH AMERICA TARGETS

Spanish speaking emergent countries
source of opportunities

According to the economy main sources listed below, the following items are expected to have opportunities for new industrial market entries:

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The suggested South American targets are emergent countries, which growth nowadays is mainly driven by China mineral products demand.

In turn, China became one of the main increasing suppliers in the area through competitive basic quality products and equipment.

The targeted countries are typically importers of equipment, products and technologies applicable to their primary production, as well as motor vehicle. Although Chile and Argentina are more industrialised, there is an increasing demand for affordable innovation able to upgrade their raw production.

 

 

CHILE

Population

17,0 million

Surface area Km2 (thousands)

756,09

GNI (current US$) (billions)

153,4

GNI per capita, Atlas (current US$)

9.470

Economy main sources

Mining: mainly Cupper
Agriculture: Fruit and wine production
Fisheries: salmon, trout, shells
Wood: raw production, wood derivatives and furniture
Tourism
Civil work and Construction

Imports (current US$) (billions)

55,174

Figures sourced from World Bank, Central Bank of Chile and Chile Customs, 2010

 

ARGENTINA

URUGUAY

Population (million)

40,3

3,3

Surface area Km2 (thousands)

2.780,40

176,22

GNI (current US$) (billions)

297,7

30,8

GNI per capita, Atlas (current US$)

7.550

9.010

Economy main sources

Agriculture: cereal, soy, sunflower
Cattle
Mining:
Gold, Silver, Oil
Construction
Tourism

Agriculture: cereal, soy, sunflower, rice
Cattle
Stone extraction
Construction
Tourism

Imports (current US$) (billions)

56,43

6,9

Figures sourced from World Bank, INDEC, INE (Argentina and Uruguay National Statistics), 2010

 

PERU

ECUADOR

Population (million)

29,2

13,6

Surface area Km2 (thousands)

1.285,22

256,37

GNI (current US$) (billions)

122,6

56,1

GNI per capita, Atlas (current US$)

4.200

3.970

Economy main sources

Minig: Zinc, Cupper, Gold, Silver, Oil
Agriculture: sugar cane, rice, asparagus, tropical vegetables.
Fishing
Tourism
Construction and civil work

Oil
Agriculture: banana, flowers, cocoa, sugar cane, tropical fruits
Fisheries: shrimps
Wood
Tourism

Imports (current US$) (billions)

29,97

20,59

Figures sourced from World Bank, INEI (Peru National Statistics), SUNAT (Peru Customs), Ecuador Central Bank, 2010