Kingston, Jamaica
Canoe Press
Export/import trends and economic development in Trinidad, 1919-1939
9789768125910
9768125918
355 pages
Economics
Produce trade - History - 20th century. - Trinidad and Tobago
Agriculture - Economic aspects - 20th century. - Trinidad and Tobago
Economic development - History - 20th century. - Trinidad and Tobago
Contents6
Foreword8
Preface16
Introduction20
1. Exports26
2. Imports44
3. The Cocoa Industry62
4. The Sugar Industry100
5. Other Agricultural Products138
6. The Petroleum Industry157
7. Population210
8. Labour235
9. Public Finance275
Appendix 1. The Terms of Trade312
Appendix 2. Domestic Food Production316
Appendix 3. Commercial Policy324
Appendix 4. Statistical Data332
Notes344
Selected Bibliography362
Index368