Cuba



Island Key Sectors


Sugar
Petroleum
Tobacco
Construction
Agricultural Machinery
Pharmaceuticals

Island Description


uba is a Caribbean island nation under communist rule. It has sugar-white beaches and is dotted with tobacco fields, which play a part in the production of the country's legendary cigars. The capital, Havana, is lined with pastel houses, 1950s-era cars and Spanish-colonial architecture in the 16th-century core, Old Havana. Salsa music plays in the dance clubs and cabaret shows are performed at the famed Tropicana.

Island Key Facts


Official Name: Cuba
Capital: Havana
Population: 11.39 million (2015)
Languages: Spanish
Currency: Cuban convertible peso, Cuban peso






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