Proceed with the following initial steps to undergo the analysis of the research:
After choosing the country, make a short story of it (just ½ page of important data).
Describe its location, size of the country, and latest census population.
Describe the type of government and type of economy and its currency.
Enumerate the most important natural resources.
Enumerate the most important exports (five years).
Enumerate the most important imports (five years).
Identify the country or countries that most important exports are made to.
Identify the country or countries that most important imports are made from.
Search and confirm if your chosen country belongs to any trade organization.
Search and confirm if your chosen country and the country that exports are made to belong to the same trade organization; if not, double check if trades are allowed.
Identify if there are barriers involved, such as tariffs, or quotas.
What currency is used for trade?
How is payment made?
Below you will find six websites where you can find valuable information about your assigned country for the class project.
Central Intelligence Agency – CIA (Links to an external site.)
World Bank Group – International Development, Poverty, & Sustainability (Links to an external site.)
U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) (Links to an external site.)
U.S. Department of Commerce (Links to an external site.)
International Monetary Fund – Homepage (imf.org) (Links to an external site.)
U.S. EXIM Bank: Finance Guarantees & Insurance for US Exporters