On this page you will find beneficial information regarding foreign direct investment in / trading with Saint Lucia. If you are interested in exploring trade or investment possibilities in the country, feel free to contact the International Trade Council team. Additionally, we encourage you to engage with the official government investment agency featured on this page.
It is important to note that while the statistics presented on this page were understood to be accurate at the time of publication, they are subject to change over time. Please consult your ITC Trade Commissioner for up-to-date information.
Type of Government: Parliamentary Democracy
Population: 179,651 (2021)
GDP: 1.691 billion USD (2021)
Corporate Tax Rate: 30%
Personal Income Tax Rate: 30%
Major Exports: Crude Petroleum ($1.24B), Mixed Mineral or Chemical Fertilizers ($393M), Refined Petroleum ($357M), Propylene Polymers ($190M), and Raw Aluminium ($175M), exporting mostly to Brazil ($2.7B), United States ($8.19M), Guyana ($7.49M), Suriname ($6.42M), and Barbados ($6.33M).
Major Imports: Crude Petroleum ($710M), Poultry Meat ($667M), Raw Sugar ($432M), Refined Petroleum ($395M), and Soybeans ($172M), importing mostly from Brazil ($2.25B), United States ($478M), Russia ($285M), Colombia ($247M), and Trinidad and Tobago ($63.2M).
Investment Agency: Invest Saint Lucia
National Chamber of Commerce: Saint Lucia Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
Customs Agency: Saint Lucia Customs and Excise Department