By: Marin Oehler
About French Guiana...
Location-French Guiana is located in the Northern part of South America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean. It is inbetween Brazil and Suriname.
French Guiana is still currently ruled by France, with President François Hollande as their leader. The French government is also known as the French Republic. French Guiana is in good terms with France, Switzerland, the United States, Trinidad, Tobago, and Italy.
Economic and Trade Information...
French Guiana's currency is the Euro(EUR) and have capitalism economic system.
French Guiana imports food, like grains and processed meat, machinery/transport equiptment, fuels, and chemicals. It is imported to mostly France(63%), United states, Trinidad, Tabago, and Italy.
French Guiana exports saw logs, shrimp, timber, gold, rum, rosewood essence, and clothing. Like imports, France has the majority of 62%. Exports also go to Switzerland(7%) and the United States(2%).
Cities and Tourism...
Cayenne is French Guiana's capital, with a population of 61,550! Located on the Northern Coast, Cayenne has many beutiful beaches.
Saint- Laurent-du Maroni has the third largest population of 24,287 people.
Kourou has a population of 24,029 people. It is located very close to Cayenne.