Dominica : Recent Economic Developments

Author/Editor:

International Monetary Fund

Publication Date:

July 18, 1997

Summary:

This paper describes economic developments in Dominica during the 1990s. The paper highlights that despite the low overall growth rates observed in 1991–95, output in service-related industries grew rapidly. The hotels and restaurants sector expanded at a yearly average rate of 7.5 percent in 1991–95, while Dominica’s tourism receipts increased at an average annual rate of about 9 percent. Tourism expansion also stimulated transportation services, and value added in the transportation sector grew on average by 4½ percent annually.

Series:

Country Report No. 97/53

Subject:

English

Publication Date:

July 18, 1997

ISBN/ISSN:

9781451810745/1934-7685

Stock No:

1DMAEA0011997

Price:

$15.00 (Academic Rate:$15.00)

Format:

Paper

Pages:

72

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