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July 2, 2020
The Salvadoran retail sector, valued at approximately $4.5 billion, continues to show positive signs of growth as supermarkets and discount stores have expanded.
June 22, 2020
El Salvador continues to depend heavily on imports for many of the ingredients needed by the food manufacturing industry.
May 21, 2020
El Salvador’s coffee production is expected to reach a historic low of 505,000 sixty-kg bags in marketing year (MY) 2019/20.
April 17, 2020
Sugar production in marketing year (MY) 20 is estimated at 800,000 metric tons (MT), while production for MY19 has increased to 825,000 MT. Improving international prices have eased the financial...
April 3, 2020
On March 20th, 2020 the Salvadoran Legislative Assembly issued decree 604 temporarily eliminating import tariffs on certain products to guarantee sufficient supply during the COVID-19 emergency.
March 11, 2020
There is no legal impediment to the use of biotechnology in El Salvador. Genetically engineered (GE) corn field trials were successfully completed.
February 25, 2020
Updated Sections: Section II. Labeling Requirements, Section IV. Other Regulations and Requirements, Section IX. Import Procedures and Appendix I. Government Regulatory Agency Contacts.
January 4, 2020
In 2018, the United States exported $545 million of agricultural products to El Salvador and recovered its position as the leading supplier with 35 percent market share.
December 23, 2019
Review of El Salvador’s Food and Agriculture Import Regulations and Standards.
December 23, 2019
Review of El Salvador’s Food and Agriculture Import Regulations and Standards.
December 20, 2019
Salvadoran restaurants and hotels continue to benefit from growth in the tourism sector, especially the business/convention and emerging surf sectors.
December 20, 2019
During 2019, the Salvadoran retail sector, valued at approximately $4.5 billion, continues to show positive signs of growth as supermarkets and discount stores have expanded operations.
May 16, 2019
El Salvador’s coffee production is expected to increase to 675,000 sixty-kg bags in Marketing Year (MY) 2018/19.
April 22, 2019
Sections Updated: Section II. Purpose of Specific Export Certificate(s) and Section V. Other Certification/Accreditation Requirements.
April 18, 2019
Sugar production in MY19 is estimated at 755,000 metric tons (MT)
April 17, 2019
El Salvador continues to increase its agricultural imports from the world, especially raw materials and semi-processed diverse food preparation.
April 16, 2019
Review of El Salvador’s Food and Agriculture Import Regulations and Standards.
March 22, 2019
The Salvadoran Central Bank (BCR) announced the launching of an online import permit system for food and beverage products.
February 27, 2019
El Salvador is experiencing a boom in the hotel and restaurant industries, strongly driven by a growing tourism sector that reported approximately $1.3 billion in income in 2017.
January 30, 2019
The Salvadoran retail sector is growing, and increasingly offering innovative and affordable products for consumers.

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