About NIC

We are a public entity with legal personality and its own, created to encourage the promotion and development of private investment in Honduras.

Main purposes:

  • Promotion and development of private investment.
  • Facilitation of procedures and assistance to investors before, during and after established private investment.
  • Formulation of public policy proposals aimed at creating a favorable climate for both domestic and foreign private investment.

Investment Areas

Our Strategic Priorities

To promote development and income of both domestic and foreign private investment as a means of generating economic growth and employment opportunities for Hondurans, we perform our work with the following approach:

ATTRACTING PRIVATE INVESTMENT
FACILITATING PRIVATE INVESTMENT
LEGAL SUPPORT FOR PRIVATE INVESTMENT
POST INVESTMENT SERVICE

FOREIGN INVESTMENT FLOWS, THIRD QUARTER 2018

Source: Central Bank of Honduras.

Flows of Foreign Direct Investment by Country of Origin
Through the third quarter of 2018 (US $ millions)

Foreign Direct Investment flows by Source of Funding
Through the third quarter of 2018 (US $ millions)

    Registry of Investor's

    The Registry of Investors is the instrument that allows the CNI National Investment Council to identify the investments made or to be made in Honduras, registering both the Mercantile Society, the partners, and natural persons, national or foreign that are part of it.

    The aforementioned with the purpose of having a portfolio of investments in the country, dividing them by sector, keeping statistics on investments and the impact on Honduras. All in compliance with the seventeenth (17) attribution of article 67 of the regulation to the Law of Promotion and Protection of Investments.

    INVESTOR’S REGISTRATION BENEFITS

    National or foreign investor to conduct the registration of your investment or business before the National Investment Council will get the following benefits:

    1. Registry record as an investor which, in the case of foreign aid in immigration procedures.
    2. free legal assistance on issues of investment and business formalization.
    3. periodic remission of updated economic, tax and legal information.
    4. Invitations to training events on the opening of business and investment-related issues.
    5. Dealing with complaints aimed at protecting investors.
    6. Guidance for investment projects.
    7. Pre- and post investment.
    8. Guidance for obtaining additional services for the operation of your business.
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    Consejo Nacional de Inversiones


    CENTRO COMERCIAL PLAZA CRIOLLA, LOCAL #30, BLVD. MORAZÁN, TEGUCIGALPA, M.D.C., FM, HONDURAS, C.A
    INFO@CNI.HN
    (504) 2276-0300 al 09

    Why Honduras?

    Acceso a mercados internacionales con 10 tratados de libre comercio suscritos por Honduras.
    Honduras cuenta con abundante fuerza de trabajo, joven, entrenada y bilingüe.
     Honduras cuenta con infraestructura nacional, de avanzada y en expansión.
    Honduras disfruta de un marco legal estable y diversos incentivos para la inversión, ademas de importantes herramientas legales que brinda el CNI. 
     Honduras presenta costos competitivos de producción que están siendo aprovechados por empresas lideres mundiales que han confiado en el país. 
    Una ventaja de Honduras es la proximidad al mercado de Estados Unidos, vía aérea y marítima.
    Puerto Cortés es el principal puerto del país y es el de mayor tráfico entre los puertos hondureños y centroamericanos.

    Megapuerto – U.S. Customs, certificado Container Security Initiative CSI, y  Secure Freight Initiative (SFI)