Agencia EFEDecember 2, 2013 14:01
Mexico City, Dec 2 (EFE).- Mexico received $1.85 billion in remittances in October, up 4.6 percent compared to the same month in 2012, the Bank of Mexico said Monday.
Mexicans living abroad sent $1.77 billion in remittances in October 2012, the central bank said in its monthly report.
This was the third consecutive month that the figure was positive, with a 13-month negative trend ending in August.
The average remittance was $285 in October, down from the $299 registered in October 2012, the central bank said.