Guyana's economy depends on commodity exports such as gold, diamonds and bauxite, sugar, rice, fish and other non-traditional agricultural products. The economy is vulnerable to fluctuations in both levels of sugar production and commodity prices. Environmental management is one of Guyana's key priorities. The impact of climate change is already being felt. Rising sea levels affect coastal areas where most of the economic activity takes place.
Useful information on travelling from Guyana, Suriname and for the Dutch Overseas Countries and Territories to the European Union (EU), such as visas, travel restrictions and embassies, and for studying there