COFFEE BECAME THE MOST EXPORTED GUATEMALAN PRODUCT TO THE UNITED KINGDOM IN AUGUST

Coffee exports to the United Kingdom reached US$1.2 million in August. They became the main product sold to that country this month since it represented 26.6% of the total exported to the United Kingdom.

The trade balance in August continued to be favourable to our country with a surplus of US$2.3 million. Exports reached US$4.5 million, and imports from the United Kingdom amounted to US$2.2 million.

So far this year, exports to the United Kingdom reached US$57.6 million while imports amounted to US$27.1 million, registering a favourable balance to Guatemala of US$30.5 million.