Wednesday October 18 2017
Guatemala | Credit Rating at 48.75


S&P Global Ratings cut on Wednesday October 18th of 2017 Guatemala’s sovereign credit rating to ‘BB-‘ from ‘BB’ and assigned a stable outlook, citing the recurrent political instability and weak government institutions affecting the country’s economic growth prospects as the main trigger behind the one-notch downgrade.





Wednesday October 18 2017
Guatemala Competitiveness Index at 4.08 Points


Guatemala scored 4.08 points out of 7 on the 2017-2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Wednesday October 18 2017
Guatemala Competitiveness Rank at 84.00


Guatemala is the 84 most competitive nation in the world out of 137 countries ranked in the 2017-2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.





Monday October 16 2017
Guatemala Remittances at 6285.00 USD Million


Remittances in Guatemala increased to 6285 USD Million in 2015 from 5699.10 USD Million in 2014.





Monday October 16 2017
Guatemala Current Account at 587.30 USD Million


Guatemala recorded a Current Account surplus of 587.30 USD Million in the second quarter of 2017.





Monday October 16 2017
Guatemala Fiscal Expenditure at 5355.80 GTQ Million


Fiscal Expenditure in Guatemala decreased to 5355.80 GTQ Million in August from 6236 GTQ Million in July of 2017.





Monday October 16 2017
Guatemala Balance of Trade at -698.20 USD Million


Guatemala recorded a trade deficit of 698.20 USD Million in August of 2017.





Monday October 16 2017
Guatemala Imports at 1596.60 USD Million


Imports in Guatemala increased to 1596.60 USD Million in August from 1517.50 USD Million in July of 2017.





Monday October 16 2017
Guatemala Exports at 898.40 USD Million


Exports in Guatemala decreased to 898.40 USD Million in August from 901.10 USD Million in July of 2017.





Saturday October 14 2017
Guatemala Consumer Price Index (CPI) at 130.93 Index Points


Consumer Price Index CPI in Guatemala decreased to 130.93 Index Points in September from 131.65 Index Points in August of 2017.