History of the Sugar Industry in Puerto Rico

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When it comes to Puerto Rico, one of its best industries outside of tourism is sugar. The Caribbean is a hotbed for sugar because of the tropical weather, making it the best climate to grow. The sugar industry has done well for Puerto Rico from desserts, juice, and rum. Here’s a brief history of the sugar industry in Puerto Rico. Trek to the New World in the 1500s If you’re going to a Caribbean island for family vacations, think about taking a trip to Puerto Rico, aka La Isla. Before…

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