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Population: 762,000                     GUYANA                                                                            ...
Population: 762,000                   GUYANA                                                                              ...
Population: 762,000                     GUYANA                                                                            ...
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Guyana -Trade Profile [UWI's Shridath Ramphal Centre]

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  1. 1. Population: 762,000 GUYANA Area: 214,969 sq km (83,000 sq miles) MAIN ECONOMIC INDICATORS 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 GDP ($US, billions) 1.12 1.13 1.16 1.20 1.25 1.31 1.46 1.74 1.92 2.02 2.19 GDP (% change) -1.3 2.3 1.1 -0.7 1.6 -1.9 5.1 7.0 2.0 3.3 4.4 GDP per capita ($US) 1,512 1,515 1,544 1,588 1,655 1,729 1,911 2,277 2,497 2,629 2,831Current account balance ($US, billions) -0.10 -0.11 -0.09 -0.07 -0.08 -0.13 -0.19 -0.19 -0.25 -0.17 -0.22 Current account balance (% of GDP) -8.4 -9.6 -7.5 -5.8 -6.7 -10.1 -13.1 -11.1 -13.2 -8.5 -10.0 Inflation (% change) 6.1 2.6 5.4 6.0 4.7 6.9 6.7 12.2 8.1 2.9 3.8 Unemployment+ (%) - 9 12 - - - - - - - - GDP (% change) Inflation (% change) GDP Current account balance 2.20 11.8 9.8 1.70 7.8 $US Billions 1.20 5.8% 3.8 0.70 1.8 0.20 -0.2 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 -2.2 -0.30 Source: IMF World Economic Outlook April 2010+ Source: The World Bank - http://databank.worldbank.org*Numbers in italics represent estimates
  2. 2. Population: 762,000 GUYANA Area: 214,969 sq km (83,000 sq miles) MAIN TRADE INDICATORS – GOODS 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 Trade Balance ($US thousands) -92,823 -239,489 -325,542 -244,064 -582,765Total Exported Value ($US thousands) 543,263 538,652 567,385 784,714 834,266Total Imported Value ($US thousands) 636,086 778,141 892,927 1,028,778 1,417,031 Top 10 Markets by % of Total Exported Value (2008) Top 10 Markets by % of Total Imported Value (2008) Canada 22% Trinidad and Tobago 29%United States of America 17% United States of America 27% United Kingdom 14% Netherland Antilles 7% Ukraine 5% Venezuela 6% Jamaica 5% China 5% Netherlands 5% United Kingdom 4% Germany 5% Japan 3% Trinidad and Tobago 4% Suriname 2% Belgium 3% Netherlands 2% Barbados 2% India 2% Top 5 Exports by % of Total Exported Value (2008) Fish, Plastics and Top 5 Imports by % of Total Imported Value (2008) Electrical, crustaceans, articles electronic Pearls, precious molluscs, thereof, 3% equipment, 5% stones, metals, aquatic invertebrates, Vehicles other coins, 26% 8% than railway, Cereals, 13% tramway, 6% Mineral fuels, oils, distillation products, 36% Nuclear Sugars and reactors, sugar boilers, Ores, slag and confectionery, machinery, 11% ash, 22% 14% Source: International Trade Centre – www.trademap.org
  3. 3. Population: 762,000 GUYANA Area: 214,969 sq km (83,000 sq miles) MAIN TRADE INDICATORS – SERVICES 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 Trade Balance ($US thousands) -15,300 -46,700 -53,020 -97,780 -99,640Total Exported Value ($US thousands) 156,800 160,890 147,870 147,640 172,900Total Imported Value ($US thousands) 172,100 207,590 200,890 245,420 272,540 Top Exports by % of Total Exported Value (2007) Top Imports by % of Total Imported Value (2007) Travel 29% Transportation 26% Personal remittances 18% Royalties and license fees 23% Other business services 18% Communications services 19% Travel 17% Other business services 16% Insurance services 7% Transportation 5% Communications services 6% Insurance services 4% Royalties and license fees 6% Computer & information services 3% Computer & information services 1% Source: International Trade Centre – www.trademap.org
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