Overview of best prospect sectors, major infrastructure projects, significant government procurements and business opportunities.
Last Published: 8/3/2017
Best prospects for U.S. exports based on trade statistics, market analysis and interest from U.S. companies include: pharmaceuticals, travel and tourism, automotive parts, packaging and food processing equipment, printing and graphics, safety and security equipment, and renewable energy.

Additionally, the GOES has identified nine growth sectors: specialized textiles and apparel, offshore business services, tourism, aeronautics, agro-industry, medical devices, footwear manufacturing, logistic and infrastructural networks, and healthcare services.

The Millennium Challenge Corporation’s (MCC) second Compact of $277 million with the Government of El Salvador is playing a key role in improving the business climate, logistical infrastructure, and human capital. The Government of El Salvador is contributing an additional $88 million to the five-year compact for a total investment of $365 million in three interrelated projects.  There are opportunities for U.S. companies to compete for these projects. For more information please see: The Millennium Challenge Corporation


Prepared by our U.S. Embassies abroad. With its network of 108 offices across the United States and in more than 75 countries, the U.S. Commercial Service of the U.S. Department of Commerce utilizes its global presence and international marketing expertise to help U.S. companies sell their products and services worldwide. Locate the U.S. Commercial Service trade specialist in the U.S. nearest you by visiting http://export.gov/usoffices.

El Salvador Trade Development and Promotion