Guatemala: Retail Foods

  |   Attaché Report (GAIN)   |   GT2022-0006

Supermarkets, hypermarkets, and independent food stores, continue expanding in Guatemala; imports of U.S. consumer-oriented products have continued to grow and in 2021, the value of these products reported a record year of $637 million. This report provides information to U.S. exporters on how to enter the Guatemalan market, best products prospects, competition, and a profile of business within the retail food sector.

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