Honduras is a Central American country with borders to Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala. Its main coastline is on the Caribbean Sea and a small coastline on the Pacific on the Gulf of Fonseca which is shares with Nicaragua and El Salvador. It is 112 492 km2, which is about half the size of the UK. It has a population of around 8 million. Agriculture is the most important sector of the local economy, including bananas, mangoes, palm oil, corn, beans, rice, citrus fruit and beef.