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Guatemala
Republic of Guatemala

Overview

  • Establishment of Diplomatic Relations : October 24, 1962
  • GDP(2020) : $77.1 billion
  • GDP(per capita) : $4,289
  • Economic Growth Rate: -1.5%
  • Exports(2020) : $11.7 billion
  • Imports(2020) : $18.3 billion
  • Inflation Rate : 4.8%
  • Bilateral Trade(2020)
    • Exports : $206 million
    • Imports : $78 million
  • Number of Koreans living in Guatemala(2020) : about 7,000
  • High-level Exchanges
    • From the ROK to Guatemala
      • 1996 September, President, Kim Young Sam
      • 2004 January, Policy Coordinator at the Prime Minister’s office, Lee Young Tak
      • 2007 July, President Roh Moo-hyun
      • 2016 January, Special Envoy, Won Yoo Chul
      • 2017 February, Deputy Speaker of National Assembly, Park Joo Sun
      • 2020 January, Special Envoy, Shin Ki Nam
    • From Guatemala to the ROK
      • 1992 August, President, Jorge Serrano
      • 1998 June, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Eduardo Stein
      • 2004 July, National Assembly Speaker, Francisco Morales
      • 2006 February, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jorge Briz
      • 2012 May, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Caballeros
      • 2013 May, Minister of Economy, Sergio de la Torre
      • 2015 March, President of the Bank of Guatemala, Julio Suarez
      • 2016 October, Secretary for Planning and Programming of the Office, Miguel Moir
      • 2018 September, President, Constitutional Court of Guatemala, Dina Ochoa
      • 2019 April, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs, Jairo Estrada
      • 2021 March, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Brolo

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