NOTE: NO FURTHER DISCOUNT FOR THIS PRODUCT --OVERSTOCK SALE -- Significantly reduced list price These annual reviews are designed to provide timely statistical data on mineral commodities in various countries. Each report includes sections on government policies and programs, environmental issues, trade and production data, industry structure and ownership, commodity sector developments, infrastructure, and a summary outlook. The Latin America and Canada region reported upon in this volume is composed of about 50 countries and dependencies. These countries and dependencies have a combined populationof approximately 631 million people and a land area of 30.5 million square kilometers. According to the WorldBank, most Latin American countries and Canada were netcommodity exporters (including agricultural, mineral andother commodities). In Latin america, smaller countries, mostly in central america and the Caribbean, were typicallynet commodity importers. Numerous tables are provided to back up the analysis text relating to these segmented international areas."