The surprises of Paraguay – A column by Ingo Plöger
On September 7, President Abdo invited the participants of Invest in Paraguay to his residence, along with his entire cabinet of ministers. On arrival, we were surprised by the simplicity of the reception. We went in without being searched and were greeted by very helpful and organized staff. His residence,...
Top 20 Latin American Logistics Companies 4Q2021
For the second consecutive quarter, Latam airlines was the most profitable logistics company during the fourth quarter of 2021. It posted more than US$2.1 billion in revenues, almost double third quarter results. Another airline, Aeromexico, came in second on the ranking, with $751 million in revenues. Top spots were also...
Latin Trade’s Financial Strength Index 4Q2021
Chilean Liquefied Gas producer and distributor Gasco was the strongest Latin American company, financially speaking, for the fourth quarter of 2021, as measured by Latin Trade’s Financial Strength Index. The index uses the companies’ leverage, liquidity, turnover and quarterly performance rates to determine, in relative terms to each sector, the...
Latin Trade’s Financial Strength Index 3Q2021
The 3Q2021 Financial Strength Ranking provides data of the 3-month period ending in September 2021 for companies with more than 500 million USD in revenues. At the top o the list in the third quarter of 2021 is Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile, a Chilean mining sector company with...
Top 20 Latin American Logistics Companies
Growth is back for Latin America’s top 20 Logistics Companies. Chilean airline Latam was the most profitable logistics company during the third quarter of 2021, with revenues of more than US$1,2 billion, and 215% growth from the same quarter a year before. While most of the companies in the ranking...
Colombia one year from now
How will the business, social and political environments change under Gustavo Petro, in a leftist Latin America? Will reforms bring about the promised change? Or, on the contrary, will the inertia of the national and international situation hinder change or worsen business and social conditions?
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Top 10 Business Schools in Latin America 2022
The ranking, based on QS Global MBA Rankings, lists the region’s top 10 business schools, according to the prominence of their MBA programs. The ranking is built around metrics on five elements: leadership, return on investment, employability, diversity and entrepreneurship, and alumni outcomes. Mexico´s EGADE Business School ranks first this...