Capital: San Salvador
El Salvador was controlled by Spain but El Salvador is no longer controlled by Spain. El Salvador gained it's independence on September, 15 1821. The official language of El Salvador is Spanish.
Economic and Trade Information
The currency of El Salvador is the U.S. dollar. The economic system is capitalism. The main imports of El Salvador are coffee, sugar, shrimp, textiles (type of cloth), and chemicals. Most of their imports come from the U.S., Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica. The main exports are knit t-shirts and socks, coffee, and electrical compassatirs. Most of their exports go to the U.S., Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, and Costa Rica.