Country Information Export Development Canada South and Central America and the Caribbean


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Evaluating the market in Aruba

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EDC Position

EDC Country Position - Open


What this means:

  • Actively pursuing business
  • All EDC solutions are available in this market, subject to regular approval criteria
How does EDC determine the position?

Risk Rating

EDC Country Position –Low  Medium Risk

Low to Medium Risk

What this means:

The Commercial Country Ceiling (CCC) Risk Rating is measured from low to high, and is meant to represent the best possible rating that can be assigned to a commercial business (obligor) in a country.

How does EDC determine the risk rating?

Business environment in Aruba

Aruba has a small economy that relies heavily on tourism which accounts for roughly 80% of economic activity. The Government is promoting investment aimed at the diversification of the economy such as capital-intensive investment, free zone activities, and the development of its international financial sector. Aruba is a leader in renewable energy in the region, and is committed to increase its sustainability by using solar and wind energy. Aruba is a politically stable market which is part of the Kingdom of the Netherlands with efficient bureaucracy and a stable security environment.
  • Power
  • Construction & Infrastructure 
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Alicia McCarthy

Senior Trade Advisor, EDC

Alicia McCarthy  Senior Trade Advisor, EDC