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WorldView - Oceania

Micronesia

US Dept of State - Micronesia

"The fishing industry is highly important. Foreign commercial fishing fleets pay over $16.985 million annually for the right to operate in FSM territorial waters." more...

Global Edge

"In 1979 the Federated States of Micronesia, a UN Trust Territory under US administration, adopted a constitution." more...

CIA World Factbook

"Economic activity consists primarily of subsistence farming and fishing. The islands have few mineral deposits worth exploiting, except for high-grade phosphate. The potential for a tourist industry exists, but the remote location, a lack of adequate facilities, and limited air connections hinder development." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"he Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) is composed of four states spanning dozens of atolls scattered over a million square miles of the north central Pacific. The four states are Pohnpei (formerly Ponape), Kosrae (formerly Kusaie), Chuuk (formerly Truk) and Yap." more...

Languages of Micronesia

"From Ethnologue: Languages of the World - An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world's 6,909 known living languages."more...

International Monetary Fund

"IMF reports and publications for Micronesia - The IMF is an organization of 187 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world." more...