The main sale from Mexico to Belgium in 2022 was Saturated Acyclic Monocarboxylic Acids and their Anhydrides, Halides, Peroxides and Peroxyacids; their Halogenated, Sulfonated, Nitrated or Nitrosated (US$186M). The main origins of sales to Belgium were Ciudad de México (US$496M), Tamaulipas (US$163M), and Sonora (US$93.5M).
The main product bought by Mexico from Belgium in 2022 was Mineral or Chemical Nitrogenados (US$88.7M). The main destinations of purchases made to Belgium were Ciudad de México (US$486M), Querétaro (US$208M), and Estado de México (US$141M).
In the period January to September 2022, the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) from Belgium to Mexico is US$60.5M. In the same period, the states that received the highest FDI from Belgium were Estado de México (Confidential), Nuevo León (US$7.26M), and Guanajuato (Confidential).
Regarding remittances, in the fourth quarter of 2022, Mexico received US$190k in remittances from Belgium, while Belgium received US$267k in remittances from Mexico.
Finally, in terms of immigration to Mexico, 309 inmigrants from Belgium were registered in 2020, 53.4% women and 46.6% men. The states with the highest concentration of inmigrants from Belgium were Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (108 people), Aguascalientes (65 people), and Ciudad de México (58 people).