How important is Tourism and Agriculture for the Dominican Republic economy.

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How important is Tourism and Agriculture for the Dominican Republic economy.
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Agriculture
• One of the base of Dominican economy
• 35% labor force
• Produces of Dominican Republic are; coffee, cacao, tobacco, cotton, rice, beans, potatoes, etc.
• The Dominican agriculturists are responsible for supplying most of the Dominican food to the population.
Tourism
• One of the most important aspects I the Dominican economy.
• Because of location, Dominicans people and climate, Dominican Republic is one of the most visited countries in the Caribbean by
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export market in Latin America, behind only Mexico, with a combined total trade relationship of approximately $32 billion.” This state that we will soon be exporting our goods such as coffee, cacao, tobacco, cotton, potatoes, corn, bananas etc which will help improve our economy and will give more opportunities for unemployed people raising our current labor force. In recent years has been considered as the economy’s largest employer, which is a 35% of the Dominicans labor force due to the growth in tourism and free trade zones.

Tourism in the Dominican Republic has contributed to creating a more diversified economy and helpful fuel what has recently been strong economic growth. The tourism, is one of the main sources of income of the Dominican economy, it is still being developed day after day. Local and international hotel chains have built hotels and "resorts" in beaches full of light and color and trained their personnel so that it can offer services of world-wide class. It is not strange that the Dominican Republic is the preferred tourist destiny; because of their people, beaches, landscapes and meals are rewarding and full of freshness. The possibility of practicing all type of aquatic sports and superb golf courses, along with an enviable climate makes the visiting worth while.

The tourism has grown with significant rates in the last ten years and it has become the greater source of currency

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