Haiti

Location: Caribbean

Flag of Haiti Location of Haiti

Population: 9,801,000 (Estimate July 2012)

Language(s): French (official) Creole (official)

Currency:   Gourdes (HTG)

GDP: $ 12.4 billion (estimated 2011)

Top Import Commodities:

  • Food
  • Manufactured goods
  • Machinery
  • Transportation equipment
  • Fuels
  • Raw materials

US 51%; Dominican Republic 19%; China 11% (2010)

Other Information:

  • Several authorities have stated publically that Haiti is not being re-built; it is being built.  There is so much work to do in the country and many international organization there assisting in the efforts.