Natural resources and energy
Brunei has large assets of oil and natural
gas, which almost completely dominate the country's
economy. Brunei is one of the world's largest producers
of liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Along the coast of Brunei there are high-quality
silica sand deposits. The sand is extracted and used in
the manufacture of glass and fiberglass. Methanol is
produced from natural gas.
Major exports by Brunei with a full list of the top products exported by the country. Includes trade value in U.S. dollars and the percentage for each product category.
Virtually all electricity consumed in Brunei is
generated in gas-fired thermal power plants. Electricity
is heavily subsidized by the state.
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