Cubaanse rum

Havana, 2 nov. Op de International Trade Fair in Havana wordt de Cubaanse rum 'Legendario' gepromoot. Cuba kampt met enorme staatsschulden. De export van rum moet de staatskas spekken. Foto Reuters People visit a stand promoting Cuban rum 'Legendario' at Havana's 28th International Trade Fair November 1, 2010. Cuba has held the line on imports this year while increasing exports, which is allowing the cash-strapped government to "face up" to its unpaid debts to foreign creditors, Foreign Trade Minister Rodrigo Malmierca said on Monday. In 2009, Cuba reported $2.9 billion in exports of goods, with imports of $7.1 billion, for a deficit of $4.1 billion. REUTERS/Desmond Boylan (CUBA - Tags: FOOD EMPLOYMENT BUSINESS TRAVEL) REUTERS