Colon Free Zone

Colon Free Zone has registered a diminishment since 2012.  For the year 2016, the commercial movement of the free trade zone has reached USD 19,655 million, representing an decrease of 10.6% compared to 2015.  The imports totaled USD 9,238 million and reexports totaled USD 10,417 million at the end of 2016. 

The main products imported by Colon Free Zone in 2016 are pharmaceuticals and chemical products, machinary and electricals, textiles, shoewares and headwares.  These products have mainly been imported from China, Singapore and United States.  These same products are reexported to the Latin American markets, mainly to Puerto Rico, Colombia and Domincan Republic.

This tool will allow to review the different commercial scenarios by year for the imports as well as for the reexports.  Also, it will allow to visualize the performance of the many countries which we have commercial relationships and merchandises based on the country (country profile).  The details, volumes, origin and destination of the  goods are also displayed (product profile).

Source: National Institute of Statistics and Census of Panama (INEC). Data up to December 2016.