How things look for 2018

The performance of the economy, the future of the middle class. The vision of Standard & Poor’s chief economist for Latin America. In 2018 conditions for most of the region’s countries will be strengthened, so they will be able to grow at their potential rates. “They aren’t very high, they aren’t Asian rates except in three countries: Paraguay, Peru and Panama,” Joaquín A. Cottani, chief economist for Latin America for the credit rating company Standard & Poor’s, told Latin Trade. In general there will not be spectacular sectors next year, except possibly in infrastructure in some countries. The region continues to depend heavily on commodities and these types of goods, so there will not be any big miracles. “There is […]

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.


Barbados, a groundbreaker in international agenda proposals and energy transition goals

Prime Minister Mia Mottley is behind the recent rise...

The roadmap for new policy-making: a conversation with the Executive Secretary of ECLAC. 

Although unthinkable, the pandemic brought something good. “It moved...

Products and sustainability: The plans of Coca-Cola’s President of Latin America

This year, Coca-Cola introduced to Latin America a beverage...