Agencia EFESeptember 2, 2013 17:46
Mexico City, Sep 2 (EFE).- Remittances sent by Mexicans living abroad fell 1.3 percent to $1.84 billion in July, compared to the same month in 2012, the Bank of Mexico said Monday.
The average remittance was $294 in July, down from the $323 registered in July 2012, the central bank said in its monthly report.
A total of 6.2 million transactions, the majority of them electronic funds transfers, were registered in July, the Bank of Mexico said.
Remittances totaled $22.44 billion in 2012, down 1.57 percent from 2011.