Guatemala

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Econ Complexity 67th of 184
1980
2015

$11.8B

Exports 80th of 221
1980
2015

$17.4B

Imports 78th of 221
1980
2015

$7.72k

GDP Per Capita 114th of 184
1990
2015

Guatemala is the 80th largest export economy in the world and the 67th most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2015, Guatemala exported $11.8B and imported $17.4B, resulting in a negative trade balance of $5.6B. In 2015 the GDP of Guatemala was $63.8B and its GDP per capita was $7.72k.

The top exports of Guatemala are Bananas ($1.02B), Raw Sugar ($999M), Coffee ($753M), Precious Metal Ore ($385M) and Knit Sweaters ($342M), using the 1992 revision of the HS (Harmonized System) classification. Its top imports are Refined Petroleum ($1.89B), Cars ($566M), Packaged Medicaments ($529M), Broadcasting Equipment ($421M) and Delivery Trucks ($313M).

The top export destinations of Guatemala are the United States ($4.28B), El Salvador ($1.09B), Honduras ($903M), Nicaragua ($503M) and Canada ($480M). The top import origins are the United States ($6.42B), Mexico ($2.01B), China ($1.92B), El Salvador ($784M) and Panama ($591M).

Guatemala borders Belize, Honduras, Mexico and El Salvador.

Economic Complexity of Guatemala

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