Guatemala: Growth in economic activity inches up in December
February 8, 2017
In December, economic activity increased 3.4% from the same month of the previous 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 November’s revised 3.3% increase (previously reported: +3.0% year-on-year).
In December, annual average growth was stable at November’s 2.9%, which was the lowest reading since October 2011.
Author: Christopher Mc Innes, Economist