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Exploring Timor-Leste

Mineral and Hydrocarbon Potential

  • Author: UN, ESCAP
  • Publication date: July 2003
  • Page count: 94
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 03.II.F.21

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ISBN: 9789211557756

About the product

Exploring Timor-Leste presents an inventory of the mineral and hydrocarbon resources of this newly independent country. It evaluates the Island's potential and recommends mining policy and legislation to satisfy the needs of government and foreign investors. Minerals examined in this study include gold, silver, copper and chromite. The publication also reveals the social, economic and climatic conditions in the country.