Retail and steel lost their stride
In a sort of tone deafness to domestic conditions, these industries seem to be decreasing their revenues more than the region’s demand conditions would indicate. Results of the Latin Trade’s 2Q14 Multilatina Index.
The richest people in Latin America
The total number and fortune of Latin American billionaires increased substantially in 2012 compared to 2011. The exclusive club of the billionaires grew by 34 names to 98 last year from 64 in 2011.
2013 Revenue Forecast for the Top Companies in Latin America
While firms in industries related to massive consumption and commodities will generally have a favorable performance, those in activities, such as telecoms and oil production will probably underperform. Important downside risks to our projections prevail.
LBC Multilatina Index for 3Q12
The index fell 2.1 percent from 3Q11. Nevertheless Bimbo increased its revenue by 40 percent, Cencosud by 30 percent and Femsa by 23 percent. The fastest growing companies relied on their domestic markets and not on international markets.
LAN Leads Travel Survey
LAN, TAM, Avianca, American Ailines and Delta Air Lines win reader survey from Latin Trade magazine.
LAN Sets New Record
Chilean airline LAN sets a new record in revenues and profits. And its outlook remains bright.
LAN: Bright Outlook
Chilean airline LAN has become a regional success story thanks to owner management, aggressive expansion and significant cargo operations.