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Niger

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Niger Capital city: Niamey3 Languages: French (official), Hausa, Djerma3 Economic profile Monetary unit: CFA franc (CFAfr1 = $0.00166145)1 GDP per capita: $4212 GDP composition by sector: Agriculture:  37.7%3 Industry:  18.6%3 Services:  43.7%3 GDP growth rate: 6.5%4 Consumer price inflation: -0.9%5 Industries:  Uranium mining, petroleum, cement, brick, soap, textiles, food processing, chemicals and slaughterhouses3 Exports of goods and nonfactor services: Cigarettes containing tobacco (73.4%); petroleum oils and oils obtained from bituminous minerals, excluding crude (15.5%); light oils and preparations (5.7%)6 Import commodities:  Foodstuffs, machinery, vehicles and parts, petroleum and cereals3 Reserves (excluding gold, in million dollars):  1 119.47 Foreign direct investment (in million dollars): 6318
 
 
 
 
 

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