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The country’s baking sector underpins its growth after the pandemic

Bakeries were, along with restaurants, part of the businesses that, despite the risks and limitations, did not stop operating even in the most critical days of confinement due to the pandemic. The country’s baking sector underpins its growth after the pandemic The artisans...
Posted On 18 Mar 2021
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Ecuador awaits the green light to export cattle, pitahaya and pineapple to Peru

During March Ecuador and Peru plan to make a joint publication of the phyto and zoosanitary requirements focused on the entry of live bovines from Ecuador to Peru, and in the same way to establish work plans for the entry of the Ecuadorian pitahaya. Ecuador awaits the green light...
Posted On 15 Mar 2021
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More demand abroad for industrialized products

The exports industrialized grew. Last January, shipments of juices and canned of fruits , flour and canned fish , products of the sea , chemicals and pharmaceuticals , wood and articles of textile, cardboard, paper, leather and plastic and metal increased compared to the same...
Posted On 15 Mar 2021
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Orito banana and cocoa paste, among the exportable revelations of 2020

During 2020, a year marked by the pandemic, total trade in goods fell in Ecuador by 15% , however, the balance of the trade balance was favorable for the country with a surplus of $ 3,240 million , according to Bank figures. Central del Ecuador (BCE) collected by the Ecuadorian...
Posted On 15 Mar 2021
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Ecuadorian payment platform reaches Panama, Peru and the United States

The growth of digital transactionality in Latin America has opened the doors to payment platforms developed by Ecuadorians. An important segment of the Latino population has seen the benefits in these payment mechanisms and that has accelerated the opportunities for technology...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021
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Ecuador, with record of non-oil exports in 2020 despite COVID-19

Ecuador registered in 2020 a “historical” record of non-oil exports of almost 15,000 million dollars, despite the circumstances of the pandemic, the head of Foreign Trade, Iván Ontaneda, reported this Friday in a meeting with US investors. Ecuador, with record of non-oil exports...
Posted On 12 Mar 2021
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More than 700,000 formal jobs lost in one year of the pandemic in Ecuador

In the year of the pandemic, 719,520 settlement certificates were registered with the Ministry of Labor. This figure corresponds to the period between March 16, 2020 and March 4, 2021. Only due to force majeure, 28,000 people were separated and that cause that implies that no...
Posted On 11 Mar 2021
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Petroecuador will maintain production of 60,000 barrels this year in Block 43 (ITT)

This year Petroecuador plans to drill eight wells in the Tambococha area , belonging to Block 43 ITT , and maintain the production profile in that block of 60,000 barrels of oil per day, announced Gonzalo Maldonado, general manager of the state company, during a technical visit...
Posted On 09 Mar 2021
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Chamber of Industries urges to reduce the gender gap in the workplace

The creation of spaces and policies to close the gender gap and other types of discrimination, as well as obtaining resources for their implementation are the recommendations made by the Chamber of Industries and Production. Chamber of Industries urges to reduce the gender gap in...
Posted On 08 Mar 2021
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The unemployment rate for women increased from 5.7% to 7.4% between 2019 and 2020

Progress for women at work could return to 2017 levels by the end of 2021 as a result of the covid-19 pandemic, according to an analysis conducted for PwC’s annual Women at Work Index, which measures economic empowerment. of women in 33 countries of the Organization for...
Posted On 04 Mar 2021
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