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Includes historical data for Fiji’s Gross Domestic Product growth, debt-to-GDP ratio and more, as well as information on trade, banking and financial sector leadership.

Diversified Economy: Agriculture And Exports

Situated in the middle of the South Pacific Ocean between Hawaii and New Zealand, the Republic of the Fiji Islands is more than a touristic destination. A key transportation and cultural hub for its neighboring island nations and the whole region, Fiji boasts a diverse economy, with strengths in agriculture, the garment industry, and exports such as bottled water and refined petroleum.

Fiji actively encourages foreign investment through tax incentives and free trade zones particularly in the renewable energy and biofuel sectors. Efforts to reduce reliance on imported food products for its over 900,000 citizens are also underway.

However, challenges remain. Diplomatic tensions with China, the threat of natural disasters, and a significant public debt burden pose concerns. Further, progress has been slow when it comes to strengthening governance, establishing an independent legal system and improving regulatory frameworks to support dynamic economic growth.

Macroeconomy & Sovereign Data

Type of Government Parliamentary republic
Capital Suva (on Viti Levu)
Sovereign Ratings S&P: B+
Moody’s: B1
Fitch: Not rated
Total Population 920,000
Median Age 27.2
Adult Per Capita Income (PPP) 17,418.81
Total GDP (2023) USD 5.97 billion

Fiji GDP & Economic Overview

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Banking & Finance

Trade & Investment

Total Exports USD 2.8 billion (2022)
Leading Exports Refined Petroleum
Dentistry Devices
Broadcasting Equipment                                                                      
Total Imports USD 822 million (2022)
Leading Imports Water
Fuel Wood
Refined Petroleum
Source: World Integrated Trade Solution

Fiji Leading Companies

Fiji Airways Transportation, Airlines
Fiji National Provident Fund (FNPF) Financials, Investment Management
The Fiji Ports Corporation Limited (FPCL) Transportation, Marine Ports & Services
Carpenters Fiji Consumer Staples, Consumer Discretionary
Turtle Airways Transportation, Airlines
Fiji Water Company Consumer Staples

Major Trade Partners — Import

Singapore 17.1%
Australia 16.9%
China 15.0%
New Zealand 14.8%
United States 10.6%

Major Trade Partners — Export

United States 20.5%
Australia 16.5%
New Zealand 8.2%
Tonga 5.8%
China 5.7%

Data Sources:

IMF World Economic Outlook

UN World Population Prospects

World Inequality Report

S&P Global Ratings


Fitch Ratings

IMF Direction of Trade Statistics (DOTS)

UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

CIA The World Factbook

World Bank’s World Integrated Trade Solution

Forbes Global 2000