Average annual income: US$100-US$200 per year; Main exports: Malawi's main export is tobacco which accounts for 59% of total exports. Others include: tea (7.9%), radioactive chemicals (4.7%), sugar (8.1%), and dried legumes (5.3%) (source OEC 2016) Area split: 84% live in the rural areas; 16% in the towns (Malawi Census 2018)What is the major cash crop in Malawi?
The main economic products of Malawi are tobacco, tea, cotton, groundnuts, sugar and coffee. These have been among the main cash crops for the last century, but tobacco has become increasingly predominant in the last quarter-century, with a production in 2011 of 175,000 tonnes.What are the major industries of Malawi?
The main agricultural products of Malawi include tobacco, sugarcane, cotton, tea, corn, potatoes, sorghum, cattle and goats. The main industries are tobacco, tea and sugar processing, sawmill products, cement and consumer goods.What is Malawi best known for?
The best and biggest draw of Malawi however is its famous lake, the one referred to as the lake of stars. The lake is an excellent shard of crystal clear water that stretches about 100 kilometers long. This separates Malawi from the coast of Tanzania and Mozambique.