CARICOM'S SELECTED ECONOMIC INDICATORS: 1997-1999
Imports of Goods $EC Mn) Imports of Goods (% of Country's GDP)
             
CARIBBEAN COUNTRIES 1997 1998 1999 1997 1998 1999
             
CARIBBEAN COMMUNITY 29,052.5 29,481.0 28,513.7
The Bahamas 4,179.3 4,689.4 4,880.8
CARIBBEAN COMMON MKT. 24,873.2 24,791.6 23,632.9 45.3 43.5 41.1
MDCs 20,923.9 20,602.6 19,299.3 44.6 42.5 39.8
Barbados 2,396.8 2,432.7 2,465.6 40.3 38.3 36.7
Guyana 1,694.5 1,623.2 1,485.5 84.1 83.8 80.7
Jamaica 7,648.0 7,408.5 7,112.9 39.5 37.3 35.9
Suriname 986.9 1,017.6 804.3 25.7 26.4 46.0
Trinidad & Tobago 8,197.7 8,120.5 7,430.9 52.1 49.1 40.5
LDCs 3,949.2 4,189.0 4,333.6 49.7 49.7 48.2
Belize 758.2 790.6 891.5 45.5 46.5 48.0
OECS 3,191.1 3,398.5 3,442.0 50.8 50.5 48.3
Antigua & Barbuda 868.4 922.9 909.7 55.4 55.1 51.7
Dominica 280.8 292.0 304.9 42.4 41.7 42.2
Grenada 418.2 494.0 498.2 49.2 52.2 48.8
Montserrat 75.9 83.1 64.9 69.2 82.4 68.5
St. Kitts & Nevis 349.7 353.4 344.7 47.1 45.6 41.9
Saint Lucia 789.2 796.5 842.4 50.9 47.6 46.2
St. Vincent & G'dines 408.9 456.6 477.2 51.6 53.3 53.6
             
Published: October 2001
Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat
Email: Stats1@Caricom.org or Stats2@Caricom.org