Strategic intelligence in Latin America

Commodities

Arbitration in the Andes

In Chile and Ecuador, copper is causing controversy.

Resource nationalism

Chile plans to nationalise lithium mining.

Missing the key ingredient

Amidst inflationary pressures, Mexico could ration cooking oil.

Ensuring the brew

Adverse climate conditions are affecting LatAm’s coffee production.

Bad policy, hungry mouths

Food insecurity in Honduras looks set to worsen.

Bolivia to the rescue? Not quite

Bolivia’s fertiliser ambitions meet reality.

Protecting the harvest

Latin America faces a fertiliser shortage; crop production will suffer.

Central America’s Cold War

As big powers fight for commodities dominance, scrutiny turns to Russia’s mining interests.

Filling the void

As war affects exports, can Argentina step up its grain production?

The darker side of gold

Export of the mineral is bucking Bolivia’s mining slump – behind the headlines, a darker reality.

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The better option

Is ethanol really a viable alternative to gasoline?

Bogotá’s oil problem 

The uncertain future of petroleum in Petro’s Colombia. 

Transatlantic opportunities 

Could a FTA inject new dynamism into the UK-Mexico relationship?

Cleaning up Panama

Rubbish collection across the country leaves much to be desired. 

Tolerating difference

In Paraguay and Nicaragua, life remains challenging for the LGBTQ community.