Indonesia abounds with natural resources. It is the world’s largest exporter of steam coal, refined tin and (until the enforcement of the export ban earlier this year) nickel ore. It is also a leading exporter of gold, bauxite, lead, zinc and copper. Its potential in renewable resources is also huge.
Is Indonesia rich in natural resources?
Thanks to its geological location and large surface area, Indonesia is very rich in resources. It can produce a large variety of minerals at a very high level. To a large extend, the gas and oil reserves are increasingly used for Indonesia’s own economy.
What are the 5 main natural resources?
Oil, coal, natural gas, metals, stone and sand are natural resources. Other natural resources are air, sunlight, soil and water. Animals, birds, fish and plants are natural resources as well.
What is so special about Indonesia?
Indonesia is located in what is called “the Pacific rim of fire” which is one of the most active volcanic areas in the world. The country alone has 150 volcanoes. It also boasts some of the most gorgeous sunsets in the world with one of the best being seen from Mount Penanjakan overlooking the famous Mt Bromo Volcano.
Which country has the best natural resources?
LIST OF TOP TEN WORLD’S RESOURCE RICH NATIONS STATISTICS:
|Sr. No.||Country Name||Main Natural Resources|
|1||Russia||Coal, oil, gold, gas and timber|
|2||United States||Natural gas, gold, copper and oil|
|3||Saudi Arabia||Gas, timber and oil|
|4||Canada||Uranium, timber, oil, phosphate and gas|