Hurricane Harvey & Irma's Threat on the Product Economy
SEPTEMBER 8, 2017
Extent of Damage: After battering the northern Caribbean islands, Hurricane Irma caused fatalities and widespread damage in the region. In Saint Martin, four "most solid" buildings have been destroyed, rooftops and boats were cut into pieces, and electric towers were destroyed which left almost all of the island’s residents without power. Widespread damages were also reported in Turks and Caicos Islands and US Virgin Islands.