Latest News

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
RegionLatin America
Capital CityTegucigalpa
Government Typemulti-party system presidential representative democratic 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)
Ease of Doing Business Ranking133
Primary IndustriesAgriculture policy,Land reform,Traditional crops,Nontraditional crops,Livestock,Fishing,Forestry.
Major ExportsCoffee, tea, maté and spices, Edible fruit and nuts, peel of citrus fruit or melons, Fish and crustaceans, molluscs , Animal or vegetable fats and oils , Electrical machinery and equipment , Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, Iron and steel, Sugars and sugar confectionery, Paper and paperboard, articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard
Major Exports to IndiaPharmaceutical products, Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, Iron and steel, Machinery, mechanical appliances, nuclear reactors, boilers, Plastics and articles thereof, Electrical machinery and equipment , Organic chemicals, Rubber and articles thereof, Miscellaneous chemical products, Articles of iron or steel, Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical
Major ImportsMineral fuels, mineral oils , Electrical machinery and equipment, Machinery, mechanical appliances, nuclear reactors, boilers, Vehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, Pharmaceutical products, Plastics and articles thereof, Iron and steel, Paper and paperboard, articles of paper pulp, of paper or of paperboard, Cereals, Miscellaneous edible preparations, Residues and waste from the food industries, prepared animal fodder
Major Imports from IndiaVehicles other than railway or tramway rolling stock, Coffee, tea, maté and spices, Iron and steel, Pharmaceutical products, Electrical machinery , Miscellaneous chemical products, Other made-up textile articles, sets, worn clothing and worn textile articles, rags, Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material, recovered , Plastics and articles thereof, Essential oils and resinoids, perfumery, cosmetic o, Explosives, pyrotechnic products, matches, pyrophoric alloys, certain combustible preparations
Foreign Relations
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.
Bordering NationsBelize, Nicaragua, El-Salvador, Guatemala
Member of(United Nations)
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