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Belize

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Jan-Jun 2022: US$275k, Foreign Direct Investment

2022-Q2: US$125k, Remittances received from Belize

The main sale from Mexico to Belize in 2021 was Electric Power (Partida Discretionary) (US$24.5M). The main origins of sales to Belize were Ciudad de México (US$50M), Nuevo León (US$31.1M), and Yucatán (US$21.5M).

The main product bought by Mexico from Belize in 2021 was Live Animals of the Bovine Species (US$1.24M). The main destinations of purchases made to Belize were Sinaloa (US$1.24M), Baja California (US$131k), and Jalisco (US$72.6k).

In the period January to June 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Belize to Mexico is US$275k. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from Belize were Quintana Roo (Confidential) and Yucatán (Confidential).

Regarding remittances, in the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$125k in remittances from Belize, while Belize received US$183k in remittances from Mexico.

Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 894 inmigrants from Belize were registered in 2020, 47.7% women and 52.3% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from Belize were Quintana Roo (546 people), Yucatán (177 people), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (59 people).

Commercial Exchange

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The icons show the percentage share of Belize in Mexico's imports and exports, as well as the net trade balance between the two countries.

Data provided by Bank of Mexico.

Net International Exchange

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In August 2022, the international sales from Mexico to Belize were US$16.3M, while international purchases reached US$379k. The above results in a trade balance of US$15.9M.

Annual International Trade

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The main sale from Mexico to Belize in 2021 was Electric Power (Partida Discretionary) (US$24.5M). The main origins of sales to Belize were Ciudad de México (US$50M), Nuevo León (US$31.1M), and Yucatán (US$21.5M).

The main product bought by Mexico from Belize in 2021 was Live Animals of the Bovine Species (US$1.24M). The main destinations of purchases made to Belize were Sinaloa (US$1.24M), Baja California (US$131k), and Jalisco (US$72.6k).

Monthly International Trade

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The main sale from Mexico to Belize in August 2022 was Electric Power (Partida Discretionary) (US$3.13M). The main origins of sales to Belize were Ciudad de México (US$4.69M), Nuevo León (US$3.19M), and Yucatán (US$2.19M).

The main product bought by Mexico from Belize in August 2022 was Parts of Machinery or Apparatus, not Specified or Elsewhere, without Electric Connections, Insulators, Coils, Contacts or other Electrical Features (US$1.11k). The main destinations of purchases made to Belize were San Luis Potosí (US$1.49k), Ciudad de México (US$494), and Sonora (US$402).

Net Trade Balance

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In 2021, the states with the highest commercial exchange (international sales minus international purchases) with were Ciudad de México (US$50M), Nuevo León (US$31.5M), and Yucatán (US$26.2M).

Foreign Direct Investment

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Foreign Direct Investment Flow

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In the period January to June 2022, the FDI from Belize to Mexico reached US$275k, distributed in equity capital (US$275k).

Foreign Direct Investment by States

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From January to June 2022, the states that received the highest FDI from Belize were Quintana Roo (Confidential) and Yucatán (Confidential).

Historically (from January 1999 to June 2022) the states that have received the most FDI from Belize are Jalisco (Confidential), Quintana Roo (US$5.42M), and Baja California Sur (US$2.84M).

Evolution of the Amount of Remittances

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The chart compares the evolution of remittances sent from Mexico to Belize and the remittances that Mexico receives from Belize.

In the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$125k in remittances from Belize, while Belize received US$183k in remittances from Mexico.

Remittancesand Foreign Direct Investment

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The visualization compares the evolution of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and the income from remittances from Belize.

During 2021, a total amount of remittances of US$242k is accumulated, while the FDI from Belize to Mexico accumulated in the year is US$275k.

Immigration from Belize

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The map shows the destination states of migrants from Belize to Mexico in recent years. The bar chart shows the main causes of migration.

The states with the highest concentration of migrants from Belize were Quintana Roo (546 people), Yucatán (177 people), and Coahuila de Zaragoza (59 people).

The main reasons of migration from Belize to Mexico in recent years were family (287 people) and educational (193 people).

Diversity of immigrants

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The graph shows the population pyramid of the migrant population from Belize to Mexico in recent years.

894 inmigrants from Belize were registered, 47.7% women and 52.3% men.

The age ranges that concentrated the largest migrant population from Belize were 15 to 19 years (245 people), 35 to 39 years (115 people), and 40 to 44 years (108 people). These concentrated 52.3% of the total migrant population.