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Unformatted text preview: Rice in wetter regions Wheat in drier regions Commercial Crops India Cotton, Tea, Jute (used for making burlap, sacks, mats, ropes) Bangladesh Jute Pakistan Cotton, Corn, Barley, Coffee, Bananas, Peanuts, Olives Sri Lanka Plantation Economy Highlands--Tea Middle Elevations--Rubber Lowlands--Coconuts NATURAL RESOURCES Resource Rich India--Coal & Iron; Oil in Bay of Bombay and West Bengal Manganese, Mica, Bauxite, Gold Pakistan--Natural Gas Bhutan--Silver, Iron INDUSTRY Light Industry India--textiles, chemicals, small machines exports computer chips Nepal--tourism, food processing Pakistan--cotton textiles, wool, silk, rayon Heavy Industry India--steel production in Central & South Asia HUMAN GEOGRAPHY History Population Languages Religion...
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- Spring '08