Colon Free Zone

Colon Free Zone has registered a diminishment since 2012.  For the year 2015, the commercial movement of the free trade zone has reached $21,739 million, representing an decrease of 10.5% compared to 2014.  The imports totaled $10,373 million and reexports totaled $11,366 million at the end of 2015. 

The main products imported by Colon Free Zone are pharmaceuticals and chemical products, machinary and electricals, textiles, shoewares and headwares.  These products have mainly been imported from China, Singapore, United States, Taiwan and Mexico.  These same products are reexported to the Latin American markets, mainly to Venezuela, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Panama 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 2015.