Benin Economy

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BENIN
Budget: Income ............. $299 Million
Expenditure .. $445 Billion

Main Crops:
Corn, sorghum, cassava (tapioca), yams, beans, rice, cotton, palm oil, peanuts; poultry, livestock

Natural Resources: Small Amounts of oil, limestones, marble.

Major Industries:
textiles, cigarettes; beverages, food; construction materials, petroleum
NATIONAL GNP