Guatemala

Location:  Central America

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Population: 14,099,000 (Estimate July 2012)

Language(s): Spanish (official)

Currency:   Quetzales (GTQ)

GDP: $74.6 Billion (estimated 2011)

Top Import Commodities:

  • Fuel
  • Machinery
  • Construction Material
  • Electricity
  • Grain
  • Transportation Equipment

34% of Guatemala Imports originate in the US.  Mexico- 11.8% China 7.8%

Other Information:

The most populated country in Central America.  Agriculture is the main business sector.  Guatemala is part of Central America Central America Free Trade Agreement – Dominican Republic (CAFTA-DR).  The Free Trade Agreement.