Caribbean Community and Common Market (Caricom)

Caribbean Community and Common Market (Caricom)

Established- 4 July 1973; effective - 1 August 1973
Aim- to promote economic integration and development, especially among the less developed countries
Members- (15) Antigua and Barbuda, The Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago
Associate members- (5) Anguilla, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands
Observers- (8) Aruba, Colombia, Curacao, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Sint Maarten, Venezuela