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The region's economic trajectory remains divergent. Despite our expectations for slower real GDP growth in Panama in the next several years, it will remain the regional outperformer. On the other hand, we have a more mixed outlook for growth in the 'northern triangle' countries, with Guatemala likely to fare better than Honduras and El Salvador.
Headline Industry Data
- 2014 per capita food consumption (USD) = +4.82%; forecast compound annual growth rate (CAGR) 2014 to 2018 = +4.18%.
- 2014 alcoholic drink sales (litres) = +4.41%; forecast CAGR 2014 to 2018 = +2.30%.
- 2014 soft drink sales (litres) = +5.01%; forecast CAGR 2014 to 2018 = +2.71%.
- 2014 MGR sales (USD) = +6.13%; forecast CAGR 2014 to 2018 = +5.19%.
BMI Industry View 9
Food . 11
Mass Grocery Retail . 15
Industry Forecast .. 17
Consumer Outlook . 17
Food . 21
Food Consumption .. 21
Table: Guatemala - Food Consumption Indicators, 2011-2018 . 22
Table: Costa Rica - Food Consumption Indicators, 2011-2018 . 22
Table: El Salvador - Food Consumption Indicators, 2011-2018 23
Table: Honduras - Food Consumption Indicators, 2011-2018 . . 23
Table: El Salvador - Meat Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 24
Jams & Jellies .. 26
Table: El Salvador - Jams & Jellies Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 . . 26
Pasta .. 26
Table: El Salvador - Pasta Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 27
Prepared Fish .. 27
Table: El Salvador - Fish Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 . 28
Table: Costa Rica - Fish Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 . . 28
Oils & Fats 30
Table: Costa Rica - Soya Bean Oil Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 30
Table: Guatemala - Soya Bean Oil Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 32
Table: El Salvador - Margarine Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 33
Dairy .. 33
Table: El Salvador - Dairy Volume Sales, Production & Trade, 2011-2018 . . 34
Hot Drinks . 38
Table: Guatemala Coffee Sales, 2011-2018 39
Table: Costa Rica Coffee Sales, 2011-2018 39
Table: El Salvador Coffee Sales, 2011-2018 . . 39
Table: Honduras Coffee Sales, 2011-2018 . 39
Alcoholic Drinks .. 40
Table: Guatemala Alcoholic Drink Sales, 2011-2018 . . 40
Table: Costa Rica Alcoholic Drink Sales, 2011-2018 . . 41
Table: El Salvador Alcoholic Drink Sales, 2011-2018 . 41
Table: Honduras Alcohol Sales, 2011-2018 41
Soft Drinks . 42
Table: Guatemala Soft Drink Sales, 2011-2018 . . 42
Table: Costa Rica Soft Drink Sales, 2011-2018 . . 43
Table: El Salvador Soft Drink Sales, 2011-2018 . 43
Table: Honduras Soft Drink Sales, 2011-2018 44
Mass Grocery Retail . 45
Table: Regional Sales Breakdown By Retail Format, %, 2012-2022 . 45
Table: Guatemala Mass Grocery Retail Sales, 2011-2018 46
Table: Costa Rica Mass Grocery Retail Sales, 2011-2018 46
Table: El Salvador Mass Grocery Retail Sales, 2011-2018 . . 47
Table: Honduras Mass Grocery Retail Sales, 2011-2018 . 47
Table: Guatemala Food And Drink Trade Balance, 2011-2018 48
Table: Costa Rica Food And Drink Trade Balance, 2011-2018 49
Table: El Salvador Food And Drink Trade Balance, 2011-2018 49
Table: Honduras Food And Drink Trade Balance, 2011-2018 . . 49
Economic Outlook . 50
Economic Analysis - El Salvador . 50
Table: Economic Activity (El Salvador 2009-2018) . 53
Economic Analysis - Guatemala .. 53
Table: Current Account (Guatemala 2010-2018) 56
Economic Analysis - Honduras . 56
Table: Fiscal Policy (Honduras 2010-2018) . . 59
Currency Forecast - Costa Rica .. 59
Table: BMI Costa Rica Currency Forecast . 59
Industry Risk Reward Ratings 63
Latin America Risk/Reward Ratings 63
Table: Latin America Food & Drink Risk/Reward Ratings Q314 . . 65
Table: Latin America Food & Drink Risk/Reward Sub-Factor Ratings Q314 (scores out of 10) 67
Market Overview 69
Food . 69
Hot Drinks . 70
Soft Drinks . 71
Alcoholic Drinks .. 72
Mass Grocery Retail . 73
Industry Trends And Developments .. 75
Food . 75
Key Industry Trends And Developments 75
Key Industry Trends And Developments 80
Coffee Growers Gaining Support .. 82
Mass Grocery Retail . 86
Key Industry Trends And Developments 86
Competitive Landscape . 89
Table: Key Players In Central America's Food & Drink Sector 89
Table: Key Players In Guatemala's Mass Grocery Retail Sector . . 90
Table: Key Players In El Salvador's Mass Grocery Retail Sector . . 90
Table: Key Players In Costa Rica's Mass Grocery Retail Sector . . 91
Table: Key Players In Honduras' Mass Grocery Retail Sector . . 92
Company Profile . 93
Diana Food . 93
CBC (formerly Central America Beverage Corporation,CABCORP) .. 95
Florida Ice And Farm .. 100
Walmart de Mexico y Centroamerica 102
Global Industry Overview 105
Table: Food And Drink Core Views . 117
Demographic Forecast 118
Costa Rica 118
Table: Costa Rica's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 119
Table: Costa Rica's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 120
Table: Costa Rica's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 . 121
Table: Costa Rica's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 . 121
El Salvador .. 122
Table: El Salvador's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) . . 123
Table: El Salvador's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) . . 124
Table: El Salvador's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 125
Table: El Salvador's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 125
Table: Guatemala's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 127
Table: Guatemala's Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) 128
Table: Guatemala's Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 . 129
Table: Guatemala's Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 129
Honduras .. 130
Table: Honduras' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) . . 131
Table: Honduras' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 (% of total) . . 132
Table: Honduras' Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 133
Table: Honduras' Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 133
Food & Drink . 134
Mass Grocery Retail .. 134
Methodology .. 136
Industry Forecast Methodology .. 136
Sector-Specific Methodology 137
Risk/Reward Rating Methodology .. 138
Table: Food & Drink Risk/Reward Rating Indicators . 139
Table: Weighting 140
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Central America Food and Drink Report Q3 2014
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