The Big Apple beat off its rivals to enjoy the most capital expenditure of any American city in H2 2017, with $4.7bn in total


Americas Capex H2 2017

New York saw the most capital expenditure of any city in the Americas in the second half of 2017, with $4.7bn in total.

Duranzo, Uruguay was second, seeing $4bn in capex.

Houston was third, with $2.6bn in H2, ahead of Marcona, Peru, which saw $1.5bn.

Pesquería in Mexico attracted $1.1bn in capital expenditure in the second six months of the year.

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