During the third trimester of 2010 the volume of the remittances sent by Ecuadorian residents in Spain increased 3,5%, which reached the total sum of 1,955 million Euro, (almost 2,600 million dollars). The Bank of Spain revealed the information.
This supposes the largest sum of remittances sent by immigrants residing in Spain since the third trimester of 2008, when they exceeded the 2,000 million of Euro. Consequently the remittances sent by Spanish workers that live in other countries increased during the third trimester of the last year, reaching a quantity of 1,463 million of Euro. This number is bigger than the third trimester of 2008.