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THAILAND
GDP (2009): $539.7 billion.
Annual growth rate (2009): -2%Per capita income (2009): $8,100
Unemployment rate (2003): 2.2% of total labor force

Budget: Income .............. $40.9 Billion
Expenditure ... $51.5 Billion

Main Crops:
Rice, cassava (tapioca), rubber, corn, sugarcane, coconuts, soybeans.

Natural Resources:
Tin, rubber, natural gas, tungsten, tantalum, timber, lead, fish, gypsum, lignite, fluorite .

Major Industries: Tourism; textiles and garments, agricultural processing, beverages, tobacco, cement, light manufacturing, such as jewelry; electric appliances and components, computers and parts, integrated circuits, furniture, plastics; world's second-largest tungsten producer and third-largest tin producer .

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