Grenada

About Grenada

Grenada is an island country that is part of the West Indies in the Caribbean Islands. The country was part of both French and British colonization

The country’s economy is predominantly tourism due to its exotic beaches and resorts. However, agriculture is a major part of the GDP of the country.

Country Facts

 

Basic Details
RegionNorthern America
Capital CitySt. George's
Government Typeparliamentary representative democracy,
Official LanguagesEnglish
CurrencyEast Caribbean dollar, XCD
Phone Code +1-473
Important CitiesAmber Belair, Après Tout, Bacaye, Bacolet, Balthazar, Blaize, Barique, Bathway, Beaton, Becke Moui, Belmont, Birch Grove, Bogles, Bois de Gannes, Bonaire, Beauxchejeaux, Calivigny, Chantimelle, Chutz, Clabony, Crochu, Deblando
National DayIndependence Day (Feb-07)
Economy
Ease of Doing Business Ranking146
Primary IndustriesEconomic Performance,Balance of Payments,Regional Situation,Statistics
Major ExportsFish and crustaceans, molluscs, Coffee, tea, maté and spices, Edible fruit and nuts, peel of citrus fruit, Cocoa and cocoa preparations, Products of the milling industry, malt, starches, inulin, wheat gluten, Residues and waste from the food industries, Beverages, spirits and vinegar, Commodities not elsewhere specified, Paper and paperboard, rticles of paper pulp, Tanning or dyeing extracts, tannins,
Major Exports to IndiaVehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, Iron and steel, Machinery, mechanical appliances, nuclear reactors, boilers, Electrical machinery and equipment, Articles of iron or steel, Pharmaceutical products, Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes, Other made-up textile articles, sets, worn clothing and worn, Ceramic products
Major ImportsAircraft, spacecraft, Machinery, mechanical appliances, nuclear reactors, boilers, Electrical machinery and equipment, Commodities not elsewhere specified, Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, f, Meat and edible meat offal, Mineral fuels, mineral oils, Wood and articles of wood, wood charcoal, Dairy produce, birds' eggs, natural honey, Plastics and articles thereof, Furniture, bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions
Major Imports from IndiaElectrical machinery and equipment, Coffee, tea, maté and spices, Aluminium and articles thereof, Copper and articles thereof, Iron and steel, Articles of iron or steel, Nickel and articles thereof, Zinc and articles thereof, Tin and articles thereof, Other base metals, cermets,
Foreign Relations
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Trade Agreements with IndiaBilateral trade between Grenada and India is constrained by the large distance between the two countries and the small size of the Grenadian economy. Trade between the two countries totaled US$1.87 million in 2015–16, recording a growth of 40% over the previous fiscal. The main commodities exported by India to Grenada are pharmaceutical products, jewellery, readymade garments, textiles and home furnishings. India has made no imports from Grenada since 2011–12, when it imported $300,000 worth of electrical equipment and machinery from Grenada.
Bordering NationsVenezuela, Trinidad, Tobago, St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Member of(Caribbean Community), ( Commonwealth of Nations), ( Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States), ( United Nations)
Indian Embassy DetailsH.E. Arun Kumar Sahu
Honourable High Commissioner
High Commission of India in Trinidad and Tobago (accredited to Greneda)
, 6, Victoria Avenue, Port of Spain Trinidad and Tobago
Email: cons.pospain@mea.gov.in
Phone: 001-868-225-4340
Embassy Details in IndiaH.E. Mr. S. K. Kandhari
Honorary Consul General
Consulate General Of Grenada In New Delhi
6A, Himalaya Building, 15 Barakhamba Road, New Delhi,Delhi (NCT)-110001
Email:
Phone: 91-11-23313370