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.
A record-breaking year for M&A deals
Most of the acquired companies were in Brazil, Mexico and Chile. Most of the acquirers were in Brazil, the US and -- surprisingly -- in Colombia. Trends and data drawn from the Latin Business Chronicle 2012 Latin America’s top 100 M&A ranking.
Latin America: iPhone Fever
3G and handsets like the iPhone are helping boost Latin America's wireless market, already the fastest-growing worldwide.
Latin 3G: Strong Outlook
3G demand in Latin America will be spurred by growing supply, affordable prices and low Internet penetration, experts say.
Latin Wireless: Strong Growth
An in-depth report on the fast-growing wireless market in Latin America. Both operators and handset vendors are gaining strongly.
Mexico's Wireless Boom
Mexico, Latin America's second-largest wireless market, is growing the number of subscribers and the size of the market. Telcel remains the undisputed market leader.
Guatemala: Economic Success
Good infrastructure, a relatively open economy and good location are among the top benefits Guatemala offers foreign investors.