This is interesting information . . . and the data was gathered from the CIA Factbook of all places. I didn’t know there was such a thing as a CIA Factbook, makes me want to do some researching on that 😉 Just something I was thinking about . . .
Ever wonder what exports ultimately bring in the most money around the world? For many countries, it’s obviously oil, but for others, commodities ranging from soybeans to opium to diamonds bring in the most cash.
To visualize this information, GlobalPost gathered data from the CIA Factbook to determine each nation’s highest valued export, and then created a series of maps.
See the results broken down by region: