Many think that Puerto Rico’s economy is still recovering from the hurricane. The truth is that Puerto Rico was devastated by the hurricane, but is slowly, slowly recovering.
Hurricane hit the island in September, 2020, damaging the airports, hospitals, markets, electricity and other infrastructure. It took two months to fully repair the damages. After that, the island’s economy really started to recover.
For a period of four years, the Caribbean island was affected by extreme weather. Only recently did the health facilities, restaurants and industries begin to show signs of recovery. One of the largest economic sectors of the island is tourism.
The island is known for its tropical climate, which attracts tourists from all over the world. A general prosperity has been developed since the hurricane, which has allowed tourism to thrive. The government has the funds and many tools to attract foreign tourist dollars. The island has been ranked among the top 10 tourist destinations in the world.
Many tourists have already returned from Puerto Rico to the mainland. The economic recovery has benefited Puerto Rico’s economy, and tourism is expected to continue growing for many years to come. Other areas of the Caribbean are also showing signs of recovery, as economies recover from the devastation.
Tourism is expected to rise in Puerto Rico in the years to come. The rebuilding efforts will benefit tourism, in turn. Puerto Rico is a beautiful destination for tourism, and its recovery will greatly benefit the island.
The country is still recovering, but the strong economy is evident. Many businesses have improved conditions and profitability. The government continues to invest in the economy. Only time will tell how much, if any, impact Hurricane Katrina had on Puerto Rico.