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Nicaragua - Taking its Agribusiness Sector up a Notch

Investing In Agribusiness in Central America

Nicaragua MAY, 2011    In today’s highly competitive world, finding sources of safe, reliable and high-quality agricultural products, within close proximity to the world’s largest markets, is becoming increasingly challenging. As development, raw materials and labor costs make it more difficult to produce and maintain the levels of competitiveness, many offshore agricultural operations are now looking to Nicaragua. So what’s the big deal with Nicaragua? Here’s a sneak peak. Nicaragua, historically called the “breadbasket of Central America,” has a long tradition of agriculture and livestock, as both have been fundamental to the country’s economy for more than 150 years. Traditional agricultural products, such as meat, sugar an....

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