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World economy's problems put squeeze on exports

Friday, November 16, 2012

The problems facing the economies of the United States and Europe are having a negative impact on Guatemala's exports.

This year through September, Guatemala exported $493 million of goods to Europe, a 9 percent year-on-year decline.

However, the bigger problem is the decline in exports to the United States, which is a very much bigger market.

Full story (in Spanish)