Economic Overview of Trinidad and Tobago
Tourism, yes. We definitely make some money off of tourism, during the Carnival season especially. Because the country goes from 1.4 million, which is our population, to maybe 2 million people. Because people from all over the world come just for that. For that reason. So we definitely make money off of tourism. Especially Carnival time.
Oil, natural gas. Number one. We were sugar. Now they kind of cut that out with the sugarcane. We used to export sugar as well. But oil, natural gas and [Angostura] bitters. Those are the main things now that the country thrives on.
In this video, a native Trinidadian discusses the economy.