Economy of Curaçao

Imports
Imports commoditiescrude petroleum, food, manufactures
Exports
Exports commoditiespetroleum products
Economy sectors
Agriculture productsaloe, sorghum, peanuts, vegetables, tropical fruit
Industrial productstourism, petroleum refining, petroleum transshipment facilities, light manufacturing
Economy
Unemployment9.80 % (2011)10.3 % (2008)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate5.60 Billion $ (2012)5.08 Billion $ (2008)
GDP growth rate3.60 % (2012)3.50 % (2008)2.20 % (2007)
GDP growth rate of Curaçao
GDP per Capita (PPP)15,000 $ (2004)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity3.13 Billion $ (2012)2.84 Billion $ (2008)2.61 Billion $ (2007)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Curaçao
GDP PPP per land area7.05 Million $ per square kilometer (2012)6.39 Million $ per square kilometer (2008)5.87 Million $ per square kilometer (2007)
GDP PPP per land area of Curaçao
Banking
Commercial bank prime lending rate14.5 % (2010)7.51 % (2009)
GDP decomposition by sector
Industry % of GDP15.5 % (2012)
Services % of GDP83.8 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals420 Thousand (2012)390 Thousand (2011)342 Thousand (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Curaçao
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio276 % (2012)259 % (2011)235 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Curaçao
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Current Account Balance (Total)-600.00 Million $ (2010)-324.00 Million $ (2009)