Bolivia is located in the middle of the South American continent, in the northwest, Brazil in the northeast and neighboring Argentina in the south and west. The Paraguay River divides the country into two very different regions: Western Paraguay and Eastern Paraguay, an arid and empty region. The area is; 406.752 km2. The Capital is Asunción.
Cities of Paraguay
Paraguay Area Code: +595
Paraguay Currency: Paraguay Guarani
Asuncion, Ciudad del Este, Concepcion.
Economics of Paraguay
The economy of Paraguay is based on agriculture. 44% of the working population is engaged in agriculture, 34% in industry and trade and 22% in various services.
Products Exported by Paraguay
Thanks to good irrigation in arable land, they grow a wide variety of plants. The main plants grown are: corn, wheat, soybean, peanut, tobacco, citrus fruits, yerbamatê (a kind of tea of Paraguay), coffee, rice, cotton.
The encouragement of foreign capital by the state and increasing the energy that can be used with various dam projects have led to the development of food, textile, paper, cellulose, timber, cement and sugar industries. The continuous increase in the import of machinery, fuel, lubricants, tools and vehicles allows for the modernization of the economy. Paraguay most trades with Brazil, Argentina, USA and Germany.
Cotton, soybeans, coffee, rice, vegetables, tobacco, tree trunk, yerbamaté and tannin, Electric, Soybean Meal, Frozen Beef and Beef.
Paraguay's Import Products
Refined Oil, Broadcasting Equipment, Automobiles, Pesticides and Computers.
Countries Exported by Paraguay
Brazil, Argentina, Russia, Chile and Italy.
Import Countries of Paraguay
China, Brazil, Argentina, United States and Chile
Nations Living in Paraguay
95% of the population of Paraguay is composed of hybrids from the mixing of the Spanish and the locals. There are few European, Japanese and Brazilian immigrants and black minorities.
Languages Spoken in Paraguay
Official languages; Spanish and Guarani.