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Africa in figures

Africa in figures

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Published by United Nations Industrial Development Organization in [Vienna] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Manufacturing industries -- Africa -- Statistics.,
    • Industrial statistics -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementprepared by the Statistics and Survey Unit, Division for Industrial Studies.
      ContributionsUnited Nations Industrial Development Organization. Division for Industrial Studies. Statistics and Survey Unit.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9737.A2 A38 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 153 p. ;
      Number of Pages153
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2482388M
      LC Control Number87402813

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