The main sale from Mexico to Nicaragua in 2021 was Electrical Wires and Cables (US$178M). The main origins of sales to Nicaragua were Nuevo León (US$206M), Jalisco (US$183M), and Ciudad de México (US$162M).
The main product bought by Mexico from Nicaragua in 2021 was Electrical Wires and Cables (US$72.1M). The main destinations of purchases made to Nicaragua were Nuevo León (US$74.2M), Ciudad de México (US$29.2M), and Estado de México (US$24.5M).
In the period January to June 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Nicaragua to Mexico is -US$1.57M. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from Nicaragua were Sinaloa (Confidential).
Regarding remittances, in the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$25.6M in remittances from Nicaragua, while Nicaragua received US$2.15M in remittances from Mexico.
Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 1,984 inmigrants from Nicaragua were registered in 2020, 45.9% women and 54.1% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from Nicaragua were Chihuahua (504 people), Coahuila de Zaragoza (432 people), and Chiapas (230 people).