Guatemala: Economic activity speeds up slightly in October
December 4, 2015
In October, economic activity increased 4.2% over the same month of last year, according to the monthly indicator for economic activity (IMAE, Indice Mensual de la Actividad Economica). The result marked a slight pickup over the 4.1% expansions recorded in the previous four months.
Annual average growth in October came in at 4.5%, matching September’s result. Annual average growth has been relatively steady so far this year, remaining within plus or minus 0.1 percentage points of 4.6% for since January.