Guatemala: Economic activity eases in August
October 30, 2019
Growth in economic activity inched down to 3.7% year-on-year in August from a revised 3.8% in July (previously reported: +3.2% year-on-year). Economic activity in August was buttressed by growth in wholesale and retail trade; private services; manufacturing; and financial services.
On the other hand, annual average growth in economic activity edged down from 3.8% in July to 3.7% in August.
Author: Jan Lammersen, Economist