The main sale from Mexico to El Salvador in 2021 was Bed Linen, Table Linen, Toilet Kitchen (US$70.3M). The main origins of sales to El Salvador were Ciudad de México (US$277M), Nuevo León (US$237M), and Baja California (US$231M).
The main product bought by Mexico from El Salvador in 2021 was T-Shirts, Knitted or Crocheted (US$71.2M). The main destinations of purchases made to El Salvador were Ciudad de México (US$64M), Baja California (US$48.6M), and Estado de México (US$43.6M).
In the period January to March 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from El Salvador to Mexico is US$2.4M. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from El Salvador were Quintana Roo (Confidential).
Regarding remittances, in the first quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$14.4M in remittances from El Salvador, while El Salvador received US$2.79M in remittances from Mexico.
Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 6,585 inmigrants from El Salvador were registered in 2020, 48.7% women and 51.3% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from El Salvador were Chiapas (2,520 people), Baja California (1,119 people), and Nuevo León (603 people).