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Basic Information

Area 22,923 km2
Capital Belmopan
Official Language English
GDP per capita US $4,835
GDP US$ 1,925 billion
Imports US$ 957.7 million
Exports US$ 196.9 million
Currency Belize Dollar

Business Environment

Belize is located in the northeast of Central America, contiguous to Guatemala by west and south, adjacent to Mexico by north and Caribbean Sea by east.
Agriculture and livestock farming are very prosperous in Belize, the major products are orange, sea food, sugar, banana, rice, kidney bean, sweet corn, cucumber, honey, beef and domestic fowls. The output vale of agriculture shares 65% foreign exchange income and the top 4 export items are orange, sugar, banana and fish product. Besides, Belize produces good quality wood, such as redwood, mahogany, cedar, rosewood, etc. In recently years, Belize encouraged tourism industry and developed it to be the first foreign exchange income generator. 

Top 10 import from Belize

Year: 2018
Code USD
(3061112004) Rock lobster and other sea crawfish, not smoked, frozen 829,445  
(9011100007) Coffee, not roasted, not decaffeinated 265,456  
(84779000009) Other parts of machinery of heading 84.77 198,614  
(20083000002) Citrus fruit, otherwise prepared or preserved 129,760  
(72044990905) Other waste and scrap, of iron or steel 87,999  
(73239900008) Other table, kitchen or other honsehold articles and parts thereof, of iron or steel 73,916  
(44071100008) Pine wood sawn or chipped lengthwise, sliced or peeled, whether or not planed, sanded or end-jointed, of a thickness exceeding 6 mm 16,513  
(85312000197) Other Indicator panels liquid crystal display devices 15,079  
(72283000140) Bars and rods of alloy tool steel, not further worked than hot-rolled, hot-drawn, or extruded, of a diameter 100 mm or more 13,723  
(21039090905) Other articles of heading No. 2103 9,870  

Top 10 export to Belize

Year: 2018
Code USD
(85423200234) Dynamic random access memory integrated circuits (DRAM) 1,785,815  
(85014090001) Other AC motors, single-phase 856,685  
(84145100002) Table, floor, wall, window, ceiling or roof fans, with a self-contained electric motor of an output not exceeding 125w 797,187  
(84149030009) Parts of fans and blowers 645,753  
(87120090004) Other cycles 443,447  
(39232990907) Sacks and bags (including cones), of other plastics 379,229  
(85423100002) Processors and controllers, whether or not combined with memories, converters, logic circuits, amplifiers, clock and timing circuits, or other circuits 224,580  
(54075200006) Other dyed woven fabrics, containing 85% or more by weight of textured polyester filaments 119,579  
(10063000907) Other semi-milled or wholly milled rice, whether or not polished or glazed 115,299  
(98990000006) MISCELLANEOUS 94,113  


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