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24.05.2012 09:45 0 comments Categories: countries Tags: thimpu bhutan buddhist subsistence farming barley maize cardamom
Economy : People are engaged in subsistence farming, and barter is practiced. Tough Bhutan for long resisted the lure of tourism, it is main principal source of foreign exchange now.
04.05.2012 10:17 0 comments Categories: countries Tags: belgium europe coal textiles glass fertilizer
Economy : Belgium is a manufacturing country. Agriculture & forestry are also present there and are important too. Main crops are oats, rye, wheat, potatoes, barley and sugar beets.
Economy : Forest product, especially timber forms a major export item. Sugar, Citrus Fruits, Corn and bananas form the major products. Agriculture: Maize, Rice, Kidney Beans and sweet potatoes.
04.05.2012 10:13 0 comments Categories: countries Tags: belarus belorussian minsk rouble gomel vitchsk flax
Economy :Agriculture: Cattle breeding for meat and dairy product.Important products are Potato, Hemp, Grain, Flax, Fodder.Natural Resources: valuable forest land wooded with oak, elm, maple, peat deposits.
Economy : Half of the GDP is generated from service sector.Nearly 2/3 of people are depends upon agriculture with rice as the single most important product. Half of the population still cannot afford to feed themselves properly.
16.04.2012 10:15 0 comments Categories: countries Tags: bahrain manama dinar ship building petroleum refining
Industry: Aluminium, Ship building and repairs, electronics assembly, building materials and banking. Petroleum production and refining accounts for about 60% of export receipts, 60% of govt revenue and 30% of GDP.
16.04.2012 10:10 0 comments Categories: countries Tags: north america bahamas tourism atlantic islands
Economy : Fishing is the main occupation of people. Vegetables and fruits are also grown. Industry: Tourism together with tourism-driven construction and manufacturing accounts 60% of GDP.
Economy : Azerbaijan’s number one export is oil. Crops: Grain, cotton, grapes, fruits, vegetables, tobacco, silk, dairy products Natural resources: Oil, iron, aluminium, copper, lead, zinc, precious metals, limestone, salt.
16.04.2012 09:59 0 comments Categories: countries Tags: australia kangaroos great victoria deserts great sandy canberra dingoes
Economy : Australia is an important producer and exporter of wool, wheat and meat. Its mine provide minerals and metals of many types, including coal, iron-ore, bauxite, gold, silver, lead, zinc, copper, nickel, oil and natural gas for use by local and overseas industries
Economy : Armenia is a mountainous country with very fertile soil and extensive irrigation. Imp crops—grains, potatoes, olives, almonds, grapes, cotton, dairy products. Minerals—copper, zinc, aluminium, molybdenum, marble, granite.
Economy : Minerals—coal, lead, copper, zinc, gold, silver, sulphur and oil. Meat packing is the main industry, flour milling is the 2nd . Crops—grains, maize, grapes, linseed, sugar, tobacco, rice, citrus fruits, livestock products. Argentina is world’s largest source of Tannin.
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