Ecuador

The Equator country

Background info

With a Capitol like Quito, and cities like Guayanquil and Cuenca, who wouldn't want to visit ecuador? Located in the northwest area of South America, ecuador has physical features like coastal plain, inter-Andean central highlands, and flat to rolling eastern jungles, Ecuador is a great place to visit for a vacation.

Political facts

Ecuador was originally controlled by (guess who) Spain. It did win its independence from Spain for in May 24 1822. Ecuador, at the moment, is a republic country, and their president is Rafael Correra.

Export/Import details

Ecuador's currency is dollars just like us. Their biggest import and export partner is the US with exports being 37.3% and imports being 28.4%. Their largest 3 exports are Petroelum, bananas, and cut flowers. Their largest 3 imports are industrial materials, fuels and lubricants, and no durable consumers goods.