Doing Business in Haiti
The economy of Haiti is a free market economy with low labor costs. Haiti’s major trading partner is the United States (US), which provides the country with preferential trade access to the US market through the Haiti Hemispheric Opportunity through Partnership Encouragement (HOPE) and the Haiti Economic Lift Program Encouragement Acts (HELP) legislation.
The economy is largely informal and heavily dependent on small family farms. Haiti’s economic climate is also challenging, ranking the country 181 of 190 on the World Bank Ease of Doing Business Index. Despite these challenges, Read the Haiti Economic profile 2020