Abundant Natural Resources

Well endowed with natural resources, Ghana has twice the per capita output of the poorer countries in West Africa: Gold, timber, cocoa, diamond, bauxite, and manganese exports are major sources of foreign exchange. An oil field which is reported to contain up to 3 billion barrels of light oil was discovered in 2007." (The World Factbook)

Cocoa - world’s 2nd leading producer
Other Agricultural Products
Oil and Gas
Gold and other Metals
Diamonds and other Precious Stones
Ornamental Stones
Industrial Minerals