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About Honduras

Honduras, officially known as the Republic of Honduras is a Central American Country. Honduras is part of the Spanish Colonization.

The economy of Honduras is low middle income. Agriculture is the primary economy of the country along with textiles.

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionCentral America
Capital CityTegucigalpa
Government TypePresidential Republic
Official LanguagesSpanish
CurrencyHonduran lempira, HNL
Phone Code +504
Important CitiesSan Pedro Sula, Choloma, La Ceiba, El Progreso, Choluteca, Comayagua, Puerto Cortés, La Lima, Danlí, Siquatepeque, Catacamas, Juticalpa, Tocoa, Villanueva
National DayIndependence Day (Sep-15)
GDP (nominal)USD 33.992 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking133
Primary IndustriesAgriculture policy,Land reform,Traditional crops,Nontraditional crops,Livestock,Fishing,Forestry.
Foreign Relations
Bordering NationsBelize, Nicaragua, El-Salvador, Guatemala
Member of(United Nations)
Major ExportsFashion and Apparel, Spices, Electrical Products, Edible Oils & Seeds, Fruits and Nuts, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Plastics and Products, Vegetables and Related Products, Other Products, Gems & Jewellery, Retail & Fmcg Products, Books and Papers, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Silk & Textiles
Major ImportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Electrical Products, Silk & Textiles, Machinery & Appliances, Plastics and Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Other Products, Fashion and Apparel, Pharmaceutical Products, Cereals & Pulses, Books and Papers, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Hides, Leather & Tannery, Chemical Products, Cosmetics and Accessories, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions
Total Exports ValueUSD 13.195 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 17.910 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 4.715 Billion (Deficit)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaAgreement for extending a Line of Credit worth US$ 30 million between the Government of Honduras and the EXIM Bank of India signed in August 2006. MOU for setting up an IT Center in Tegucigalpa signed in January 2008. Agreement on waiver of visas for diplomatic and official passports in June 2008. MoU on Foreign Office Consultations were signed during the second India-SICA Foreign Ministers’ meeting in Delhi in June 2008.
Major Exports to IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Spices, Wood and Pulp, Electrical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Rubber and Products, Gems & Jewellery, Chemical Products, Silk & Textiles, Plastics and Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Fashion and Apparel, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions
Major Imports from IndiaHides, Leather & Tannery, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Pharmaceutical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Silk & Textiles, Plastics and Products, Rubber and Products, Electrical Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Ceramic Products, Retail & Fmcg Products, Books and Papers, Chemical Products, Spices
India's Imports ValueUSD 15.42 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 273.35 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 257.93 Million (Deficit)
Indian Embassy Details for HondurasHonorary Consulate General of India (Under Embassy of India in Guatemala)
H.E.Mr. Alex Kafie
Honorary Consul General
Final Avenue Los Proceres, Edificio Dromeinter , 4002, Frente Codis, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
00-504-2215080 (O), 2119262 ®

Embassy of India in Gautemala ( Accredited to honduras )
H.E. Dr. Manoj Kumar Mohapatra
Honourable Ambassador
8ª Avenida 15-07, Zone 10, Guatemala City,Postal Code 01010
 502-2508-881 / 2508-8162

Embassy Details of Honduras in India