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The republic accounts for 70 percent of the Soviet Union's total catch of fish,
whales, and seals and its utilization of other sea products. In addition, it produces
62 percent of all sausage and ham products, as well as soap, 62 percent of all ...
At present such traditional crops as beans, peas, and sweet potatoes are grown
for internal consumption. Such cash crops as coffee, tea, pyrethrum, cotton,
barley, and rice accounted for over 60 percent of all exports in 1970. Although not
Of these, 51 percent were sharks, 25 percent rays and their relatives, less than 1
percent chimaeras, and 24 percent various cartilaginous fishes. Countries of Asia
accounted for 50 percent of the total; western Europe, 25 percent; U.S.S.R., ...
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