Guatemala: Growth in economic activity edges up in September
November 4, 2016
In September, economic activity increased 2.4% from the same month last year, according to the monthly indicator for economic activity (IMAE, Índice Mensual de la Actividad Económica). The result was slightly higher than August’s revised 2.3% increase (previously reported: +2.5% year-on-year).
Annual average growth inched down from 3.0% in August to 2.8% in September, which represented the lowest reading since January 2011.
Author: Christopher Mc Innes, Economist