Guatemala is the largest market for U.S. exports of consumer food products in Central America. Exports of these products totaled US$510 million, an increase of 16% from the prior year and new record high in 2019. Guatemala is the 2nd largest U.S. export market for processed foods in Central America after Panama. Guatemala imported a record high US$391.6 million in U.S. processed foods in 2019, growth of 14%.
Under CAFTA-DR, 95% of U.S. agricultural exports enter Guatemala duty free. Guatemala will eliminate it's remaining tariffs on virtually all U.S. agricultural products by 2020 (a few product categories will be eliminated over subsequent years - e.g.; rice and dairy products).
U.S. Food & Agricultural Product Imports to Guatemala, By the Numbers
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