CAFTA-DR is slow to benefit Guatemala
Last May, Guatemala's textiles and apparel industry celebrated the implementation of the Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA-DR) as a move that would enable one of the country's largest trades to emerge from its doldrums and bring progress to its impoverished economy. But nearly 12 months on the clock, CAFTA-DR is failing to live to its much ballyhooed promises, as Ivan Castano reports.
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