Nicaragua

Location:  Central America

Flag of NicaraguaLocation of Nicaragua

Population:  5,727,700 (Estimate July 2012)

Language(s): Spanish (official)

Currency:   Cordobas-  NOI

GDP:  $18.70 billion (estimated 2011)

Top Import Commodities:

  • Energy –renewable energy
  • Medical and Dental
  • Building and Construction
  • Plastics
  • Consumer Goods
  • Raw Material

Venezuela 21.9%; US 17.4%; Costa Rica 8.4%; Mexico 7.8%; Guatemala 6.7%

 

Other Information:

  • U.S. Exports Have Increased 57% Since CAFTA Entry Into Force
  • Safest country in Central America