Imports: $16.6 billion (2011 est.): fuels, machinery and transport equipment, construction materials, grain, fertilizers, electricity.
Major trading partners: U.S., El Salvador, Honduras, Mexico, South Korea, China (2009).
Communications: Telephones: main lines in use: 1.499 million (2009);
Mobile cellular: 18.068 million (2009).
Broadcast media: 4 privately-owned national terrestrial TV channels dominate TV broadcasting; multi-channel satellite and cable services are available;1 government-owned radio station and hundreds of privately-owned radio stations (2007).
Internet hosts: 346,834 (2010).
Internet users: 2.279 million (2009).
Climate: Guatemala is a sub-tropical country. There are three Seasons: • Rainy Season: May to October • Dry-Cool Season: From November to February • Dry-Warm Season: From March to April