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Yenia Abadía, Cluster Manager for Sealand in Colombia on Q3 2017 Trade Report

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    "We are seeing a 7.3% decrease in imports."

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    "We are seeing a very positive behavior of exports."

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    "We expect to close this year with an increase in exports of 5-6%."

Videos Q4 2016 Trade Report

Fruit Exports and controlled atmosphere technologies

“2016 was a year of strong growth for Colombian fruit exports.” Interview with Juan Camilo Vásques, Sales Manager Maersk Line Colombia.

Outlook 2017 – 4–5% growth in Colombian containerised exports

“Our forecast for 2017 is one of continued growth in Colombia’s container volumes.” Interview with Juan Camilo Vásques, Sales Manager Maersk Line Colombia.

”We now have access to new technologies”

“Last year, 1 in every 10 exported containers was refrigerated.” Interview with Juan Camilo Vásques, Sales Manager Maersk Line Colombia.

In 2017, trade between Colombia and Mexico will grow

“In 2016, we saw a 10.4% increase in imports from South American countries.” Interview with Yenia Abadía, Cluster Manager for Sealand in Colombia.

Growth due to three reasons

“We saw an upturn in imports and exports; especially in exports, which increased 11.3%.” Interview with Yenia Abadía, Cluster Manager for Sealand in Colombia.

Videos Q3 2016 Trade report

Yenia Abadía, Cluster Manager for SeaLand in Colombia

Between 2015 and 2016, exports between Colombia and North America grew 5%.

Juan Camilo Vásquez, Gerente de Ventas de Maersk Line para Colombia

At the end of the third quarter, we noticed that refrigerated products represent nearly 21% of the containerised exports.