Economy of Bhutan

Agriculture and livestock raising are still the main pillars of the economy, with 85% of the population dependent on these two sectors. Industry and mining are still in the first stage of development but are expanding rapidly.


The export of hydroelectric power provides 25% of government revenue. Hydroelectric power is Bhutan's largest resource and is sustainable, renewable and environmentally friendly.

Bhutan also exports calcium carbide, wood products and cement. In other major export is agricultural product, including apples, oranges, cardamom, potatoes, asparagus, mushroom.

Tourism and Airline, although very important for earning foreign exchange, only constitute a small part of the gross national product.
Contact Us

Adorable Bhutan Tours & Expedition

Building No.14

Post Box No. 1782

Taba, Thimphu

Kingdom of Bhutan

Fax: +975 2340914
+975 17164414 / 77283000
adorablebhutantours@gmail.com

 
Thimphu, Kingdom of Bhutan
Office Hours: 24 Hours 7 Days a Week (GMT +6)

Copyright © 2016 Adorable Bhutan Tours & Expedition.