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尼加拉瓜 Nicaragua 尼加拉瓜 Nicaragua

Basic Information

Area 130,688 km2
Capital Managua
Official Language Spanish
GDP per capita US$ 2,084.9
GDP US$ 13,193 million
Imports US$ 5,827.4 million
Exports US$ 2,328 million
Currency Córdoba

Business Environment

Nicaragua has biggest territory in Central America which contiguous to Costa Rica by south, adjacent to Honduras by north and Pacific Ocean by west, Caribbean Sea by east.
The mort important industry of Nicaragua is agriculture that the major products are coffee, sweet corn, rice, bean, puccinia and sugar cane. Besides, Nicaragua develops prosperous livestock industry and beef is the second export item compare with the first one is coffee. Presently, Nicaragua export processed beef and viscera to Central America countries, Mexico, USA, Japan and Taiwan. Nicaragua produce 80 million stere wood products, such as mahogany, teak tree, red sandalwood, rosewood, Chinese cypress, Pine, total 65 species. Nicaragua has rich fishery resource as perch, tuna, clam and mackerel, moreover, Nicaragua breed shrimp and share 30% outcome value of Central America, the top 3 of fishery export are langouste, prawns and breed shrimp. Regarding to manufacturing industry, most of factories are located in export processing zone for food, metalloid product, oil-refining, chemical product, wood, tobacco leaf and ready-made clothes.

Top 10 import from Nicaragua

Year: 2016
Code USD
(3061700903) Other shrimps and prawns, frozen, smoked included 30,466,729  
(2023090207) Other shin/shank, intercostals, short plate, brisket, ribs, rib finger, thin flank, of bovine animals, boneless, frozen 13,928,478  
(3061112004) Rock lobster and other sea crawfish, not smoked, frozen 9,019,639  
(9011100007) Coffee, not roasted, not decaffeinated 8,235,718  
(17019990904) Other sugar, refined 6,236,974  
(3081930100) Other sea-cucumber, dried 3,375,185  
(2062990992) Other edible offal of bovine animals, frozen 1,770,902  
(5040029222) Stomachs of bovine animals, whole and pieces thereof, frozen 1,212,274  
(2023090902) Other meat of bovine animals, boneless, frozen 1,170,485  
(2062910007) Bone with meat of bovine animals, frozen 1,130,515  

Top 10 export to Nicaragua

Year: 2016
Code USD
(54075200006) Other dyed woven fabrics, containing 85% or more by weight of textured polyester filaments 3,616,546  
(59032090005) Other fabrics of other textile materials, impregnated, coated, covered or laminated with polyurethane, other than those of heading No. 59.02 2,977,360  
(22029090996) Other non-alcoholic beverages water, containing added sugar or other sweetening matter or flavoured (not containing dairy products) 550,899  
(85235100000) Solid-state non-volatile storage devices 507,098  
(38249099902) Other articles of heading No. 38.24 487,856  
(96071910006) Slide fasteners, of plastics 468,127  
(96062100005) Buttons, of plastics not covered with textile material 421,164  
(84099990004) Other parts suitable for use solely or principally with compression-ignition internal combustion piston engines 421,057  
(48211000007) Labels, paper or paperboard, printed 364,940  
(84529090009) Other parts of sewing machines 338,950  


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