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Tibet and Economic Trends

Tibet is an autonomous region located in Southwest China. The province is mostly developed in the primary sector, with agriculture and livestock farming being the largest contributors to the regional GDP but has made strides in the development of sectors related to the processing of minerals, metals, and electricity generation. The area is also renowned for tourism and the wide variety of animal species and plants used in Tibetan medicine. Furthermore, Tibet is the second largest province in China with a land area that covers 1/8 of the entire national territory, with a surface area of 1,228,000 km2, and has a population of 3.6 mi