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Guatemala's foreign trade weakens in 2013

Friday, February 7, 2014

Guatemala registered a weaker international trade last year, falling behind government projections.

Exports grew 1.8 percent last year, well below official forecasts of 6 to 11 percent.

The drop was due mainly to a fall in prices and less demand for Guatemala's traditional products, such as coffee, sugar and garments.

Full story (in Spanish)