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Brazil: A brighter outlook for the meat industry

Drought has raised costs and falling demand is depressing revenues, but diversified listed groups will still perform relatively well given a boost to exports from a weakening currency and expansion of higher-margin business lines.

30 April 2015

Travel market defying downdraughts

Demand from Latin America's growing consumer class is bolstering the tourism industry, in spite of the economic slowdown.

30 April 2015

Some hopeful signs of stability in Brazil

While the real economy remains in the doldrums, financial markets have welcomed improvements at Petrobras and in relations between executive and legislature.

30 April 2015

Mexico car sales in March surge while Brazil falls further behind

Mexico’s fast moving car industry continues to pick up speed, but Brazil’s decline deepens.

09 April 2015

1Q15 LatAm Confidential Brand Survey

Our Brand Survey suggests the premiumisation trend has gone into reverse as Brazilians look for economy products.

07 April 2015

Divergent trends across the LatAm region

Brazil’s malaise has knocked regional confidence, but the prospects for Chile and Mexico look a little brighter.

02 April 2015

Signs of improvement in Mexico

Retail sales continued to rise in January suggesting the economy may be gaining some modest momentum.

20 March 2015

Regional demand for healthcare edges up

Although demand for quality healthcare is growing, our Consumer Survey shows the cost of many plans has increased significantly, especially in Brazil.

26 February 2015

Mexico – growing opportunities in healthcare

Medical tourism and new consumer demand are driving growth in Mexican healthcare and increasing private equity and venture capital interest, but the sector remains fragmented.

26 February 2015

AT&T steps up its Mexican presence

Telecoms competition has already brought macro-economic benefits.

27 January 2015

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