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South Africa

Country

Jan-Jun 2022: US$699k, Foreign Direct Investment

2022-Q2: US$22.9k, Remittances received from South Africa

About South Africa

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The main sale from Mexico to South Africa in 2021 was Parts and Accessories of Motor Vehicles (US$39.9M). The main origins of sales to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$41.4M), Jalisco (US$31.6M), and Nuevo León (US$18.1M).

The main product bought by Mexico from South Africa in 2021 was Unwrought Aluminum (US$236M). The main destinations of purchases made to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$373M), Guanajuato (US$62.7M), and San Luis Potosí (US$45.5M).

In the period January to June 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from South Africa to Mexico is US$699k. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from South Africa were Nayarit (Confidential), Quintana Roo (Confidential), and Baja California (Confidential).

Regarding remittances, in the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$22.9k in remittances from South Africa, while South Africa received US$53.5k in remittances from Mexico.

Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 84 inmigrants from South Africa were registered in 2020, 98.8% women and 1.19% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from South Africa were Baja California (82 people) and Sonora (2 people).

Commercial Exchange

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The icons show the percentage share of South Africa 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 South Africa were US$26.3M, while international purchases reached US$98.6M. The above results in a trade balance of -US$72.3M.

Annual International Trade

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The main sale from Mexico to South Africa in 2021 was Parts and Accessories of Motor Vehicles (US$39.9M). The main origins of sales to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$41.4M), Jalisco (US$31.6M), and Nuevo León (US$18.1M).

The main product bought by Mexico from South Africa in 2021 was Unwrought Aluminum (US$236M). The main destinations of purchases made to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$373M), Guanajuato (US$62.7M), and San Luis Potosí (US$45.5M).

Monthly International Trade

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The main sale from Mexico to South Africa in August 2022 was Data Processing Machines and Data Processing Units, not elsewhere Specified or Included Elsewhere (US$3.83M). The main origins of sales to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$8.73M), Nuevo León (US$3.32M), and Jalisco (US$2.73M).

The main product bought by Mexico from South Africa in August 2022 was Unwrought Aluminum (US$35.5M). The main destinations of purchases made to South Africa were Ciudad de México (US$20.9M), Estado de México (US$19.3M), and Nuevo León (US$18M).

Net Trade Balance

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In 2021, the states with the highest commercial exchange (international sales minus international purchases) with were Aguascalientes (US$44.3M), Jalisco (US$26.8M), and Morelos (US$8.85M).

Foreign Direct Investment

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Foreign Direct Investment Flow

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Foreign Direct Investment by States

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From January to June 2022, the states that received the highest FDI from South Africa were Nayarit (Confidential), Quintana Roo (Confidential), and Baja California (Confidential).

Historically (from January 1999 to June 2022) the states that have received the most FDI from South Africa are Ciudad de México (US$129M), Estado de México (US$12.6M), and Baja California Sur (US$4.72M).

Evolution of the Amount of Remittances

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

In the second quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$22.9k in remittances from South Africa, while South Africa received US$53.5k 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 South Africa.

During 2021, a total amount of remittances of US$38.2k is accumulated, while the FDI from South Africa to Mexico accumulated in the year is US$699k.

Immigration from South Africa

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

The states with the highest concentration of migrants from South Africa were Baja California (82 people) and Sonora (2 people).

The main reasons of migration from South Africa to Mexico in recent years were economical (82 people) and labor (1 people).

Diversity of immigrants

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

84 inmigrants from South Africa were registered, 98.8% women and 1.19% men.

The age ranges that concentrated the largest migrant population from South Africa were 40 to 44 years (82 people), 55 to 59 years (1 people), and 50 to 54 years (1 people). These concentrated 100% of the total migrant population.