As part of the Project for Strengthening Hydrographic Capacities in Mesoamerica and the Caribbean (FOCAHIMECA), financed with resources from the Mexican Agency for International Development Cooperation (AMEXCID) in coordination with the Marine Secretariat of Mexico and the ACS, the MARITIME SPATIAL DATA INFRASTRUCTURE WORKSHOP was held from 3rd to 7th October 2016, in the city of Veracruz, Mexico. This saw the participation of officials from the relevant institutions of the following ACS Member and Associate Member States: Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Nicaragua, Jamaica, Sint Maarten, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname and Trinidad and Tobago. Representing the ACS was Trade Director, Alberto Duran.