Sector : Dairy

Destination Market: Guatemala

Information : Guatemala

COUNTRY NAME: Guatemala

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 51

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 52

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 49

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,945 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €8.5 million to Guatemala.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,029 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €9.0 million to Guatemala. 

For 2016, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,661 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €9.6 million to Guatemala.

 

PRODUCT: In recent years, the typical products exported to Guatemala were as follows;

  • Butter,
  • Cheese,
  • Fat Filled Milk Powder,
  • Fat Filled Powder,
  • Follow on Formula,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Milk Powder,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Guatemala from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Public and Animal Health and Veterinary statements from Milk Policy Division's (MPD's) Menu of Statements.
  • Applicants select from MPD's Menu of Statements to satify country requirements. However, custom and usage have set some precedents.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .

 

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie