The sector's importance in Guatemala:
Sugar and its derivatives will account for an average of 3.73% of Guatemala’s exports by 2021, making it the country’s 8th largest export product and the 3rd largest exporter in Latin America. More than 54,000 direct jobs have been created as a result of the exchange.
in Latin America and
in Guatemala were sugar and its derivatives
and 280,000 indirect
approximate sugar and glucose in Guatemala