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US$ 1.00mn
FDI inflow from India from April 2000 to December 2020

US$ 46.96mn

Bilateral trade value in 2020-2021

299,382
Overseas Indians living in Guyana

Concurrent Accreditation The Mission in Guyana also handles India's bilateral relations with Antigua & Barbuda, St. Kitts & Nevis and Caricom

Minerals

Guyana has vast bauxite and gold reserves

Forest

Extensive forests where Indian companies can make investments and bring wood and pulp to India

Agriculture

Vast tracts of productive land can make it the breadbasket of the Caribbean

Energy

Guyana provides opportunities for investors in energy sector, particularly petroleum, gas and hydropower generation

Timber

Vast forest resources that cover more than three-quarters of its landmass and contain over 1,000 different tree varieties

India's Exports and Imports to Guyana

Value in US$ Millions

1 EXPORT 24.41 21.87 20.07 26.03 29.66
2 %Growth -10.42 -8.25 29.73 13.95
3 India’s Total Export 3,10,338.48 2,62,291.09 2,75,852.43 3,03,526.16 3,30,078.09
4 %Growth -15.48 5.17 10.03 8.75
5 %Share 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01 0.01
6 IMPORT 10.3 18.48 14.48 6.59 6.42
7 %Growth 79.35 -21.63 -54.48 -2.67
8 India’s Total Import 4,48,033.41 3,81,007.76 3,84,357.03 4,65,580.99 5,14,078.42
9 %Growth -14.96 0.88 21.13 10.42
10 %Share 0 0 0 0 0
11 TOTAL TRADE 34.72 40.35 34.55 32.62 36.08
12 %Growth 16.22 -14.38 -5.57 10.59
13 India’s Total Trade 7,58,371.89 6,43,298.84 6,60,209.46 7,69,107.15 8,44,156.51
14 %Growth -15.17 2.63 16.49 9.76
15 %Share 0 0.01 0.01 0 0
16 TRADE BALANCE 14.11 3.39 5.58 19.44 23.25
17 India’s Trade Balance -1,37,694.93 -1,18,716.67 -1,08,504.60 -1,62,054.83 -1,84,000.33

 

Guyana Office for Investment

+592-225-0658; 227-0653

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190 Camp & Church Streets, Georgetown, Guyana, South America.

High Commission of India, Georgetown

592-2263996 / 2263240

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Mr. Vijayakumar K.
Counsellor (Commerce & Development Cooperation)

307, Church & Peter Rose Streets
Queenstown
Georgetown, Guyana

Opportunities

Agricultural exports

    Beer made from malt (220300)
    Waters, incl. min. waters & aerated waters, cont. added sugar/oth. sweeteni … (220210)

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    Birds’ eggs, in shell, fresh/presvd./cooked (040700)

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    Bread, pastry, cakes, biscuits & oth. bakers’ wares n.e.s. in ch.19, whethe … (190590)

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    Maize (corn), other than seed (100590)
    Wheat other than durum wheat; meslin (100190)

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    Fresh (unripened/uncured) cheese, incl. whey cheese, & curd (040610)
    Milk in powder/granules/oth. solid form, fat content by wt. not >1.5% (040210)

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    Food preps., n.e.s. (210690)
    Preparations for infant use, put up for RS (190110)

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Minerals

priority sectors

Here are the leading sectors of opportunities for foreign investors

Top Import/ Export Items

India's top import from Guyana
  • Timber
India's top export to Guyana
  • Medicaments
  • Medical and surgical equipments
  • T-shirts, clothing
  • Flat rolled products of iron or non-alloy steel
  • Agricultural pumps
  • Information Technology

Bilateral Investors

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