Fact Sheet: Paraguay - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Asunción
  • Population (millions): 6.9
  • Total area: 397,300 km2
  • Currency: Guarani
  • Language (s): Spanish, Guarani

Economic Facts 2014

  • GDP ($ billions): 32.8
  • GDP per capita ($): 4,754
  • GDP growth (%): 4.4
  • Inflation (%): 5.0
  • Unemployment (%): 5.5

Key Opportunities

  • Education
  • Infrastructure

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2014
Canada’s merchandise exports to Paraguay$22.3
Canada’s merchandise imports from Paraguay14.0
Canadian investment in ParaguayNot available
Paraguayan investment in CanadaNot available