Panama Freight Transport and Shipping Report Q4 2016

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Date: 07-Sep-2016
No. of pages: 44

BMI View: Although the completion of the Panama Canal expansion in 2016 will result in a slowdown in

both economic growth and the transport of related capital goods, we retain a positive view on Panamanian

trade. Despite the Canal's completion there is still a large project pipeline, the completion of the

enlargement of the canal's locks will help Panama maintain its position as a major global transport hub

over the long term, and a strong outlook for the Panamanian consumer will help ensure domestic demand

for containerised consumer goods.

Although growth in road haulage volumes will slow in 2016, it will nevertheless remain robust both in the

short term and over the course of our medium-term forecast period to 2020. Strong consumer demand will

help offset the loss of canal-related project cargos.

Panama Freight Transport and Shipping Report Q4 2016

Table of Contents

BMI Industry View 5
Table: Trade Overview (Panama 2013-2020) 6
Industry Forecast 9
Trade Forecast 9
Table: Trade Overview (Panama 2013-2020) 12
Table: Key Trade Indicators (Panama 2013-2020) 12
Table: Main Import Partners 13
Table: Main Export Partners 14
Road Freight Forecast 15
Table: Road Freight (Panama 2013-2020) 17
Rail Freight Forecast 18
Table: Rail Freight (Panama 2013-2020) 20
Air Freight Forecast 21
Table: Air Freight (Panama 2013-2020) 23
Shipping Forecast 24
Table: Major Ports Data (Panama 2013-2020) 26
Market Overview 28
Company Profile 31
Copa Holdings 31
Panama Canal Authority 34
Demographic Forecast 36
Demographic Outlook 36
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Panama 1990-2025) 37
Table: Key Population Ratios (Panama 1990-2025) 37
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Panama 1990-2025) 38
Table: Population By Age Group (Panama 1990-2025) 38
Table: Population By Age Group % (Panama 1990-2025) 39
Methodology 41
Industry Forecast Methodology 41
Sector-Specific Methodology 42
Sources 44

List of Tables

Table: Trade Overview (Panama 2013-2020)
Table: Trade Overview (Panama 2013-2020)
Table: Key Trade Indicators (Panama 2013-2020)
Table: Main Import Partners
Table: Main Export Partners
Table: Road Freight (Panama 2013-2020)
Table: Rail Freight (Panama 2013-2020)
Table: Air Freight (Panama 2013-2020)
Table: Major Ports Data (Panama 2013-2020)
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Panama 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Panama 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Panama 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Panama 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Panama 1990-2025)
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