The economy of Bayamo Cuba

Economy Bayamo Cuba

The economy of Bayamo is based on two fundamental areas; industry and agriculture. The city’s main products are sugar, construction materials, processed meats and over 100 varied dairy products. The Ice cream from Bayamo is known nationally as the best in Cuba, both for its quality and variety of flavors. This has earned Bayamo the nickname of the “ice cream capital” of Cuba. It is also famous for its varied cheeses and dulce de leche (milk toffee fudge). Amongst is local delicacies is the Fontana Cake, a type of sponge tart made with liqueur and butter and sold at the El Paso and La Cubana stores in the city.