Belize (Spanish: Belice), is the capital of British Honduras. It is a small country surrounded by the Antilles sea, in Central America, Mexico in the north, Caribbean Sea in the east and Guatemala in the south and west.
The Economy of Belize
The capital of Belize is Belmopan.
Belize Currency: Belize Dollar
Belize Area Code: 501
Cities of Belize: Belize, Belmopan, Corozal, Crooked Tree, Dangriga, Orange Walk, Placencia, Punta Gorda
The people of Belize are generally poor. Unemployment and inadequacy of agriculture are the most important problems of the country. Trade, tourism and construction are greatly affected by the economy. Sugar and bananas meet the most important part of exports.
Export Products of Belize
Sugar, banana, citrus, garment, seafood, molasses, wood.
Import Products of Belize
Machinery and equipment, manufacturing products; food, beverage, tobacco; fuel, chemicals, pharmaceutical products.
Countries in which Belize exports
USA, UK, France.
Belize’s importing countries
USA, Mexico, Russia, Cuba, Guatemala, China, Spain.
Nations Living in Belize
People of African descent live. In the western and northern parts of the country, a mixture of locals and Spaniards is living. In the south; Mayan descendants are the majority. The people of Maya origin use a different language.
Languages spoken in Belize
Belize’s Official Language is English.