Guatemala: Growth in economic activity continues to accelerate in January
March 10, 2017
In January, economic activity in Guatemala increased 3.6% from the same month of last year, according to the monthly indicator for economic activity (IMAE, Índice Mensual de la Actividad Económica). The result marked an over one-year high and followed December’s revised 3.5% increase (previously reported: +3.4% year-on-year).
In January, annual average growth was stable at December’s 2.9%, which was the lowest reading since October 2011.
Author: Christopher Mc Innes, Economist