RAW MATERIALS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

BAYELSA STATE
  
MINERAL RAW MATERIALS: Salt, petroleum, natural gas, silica sand.
AGRO RAW MATERIALS: Fish, shrimps, oyster, cassava, plantain, cocoyam, timber, raffia palm, cane wood, irvingia (ogbono), rice, maize, palm produce, yam. sugar cane, other seafoods, plantain.


DISTRIBUTION OVER LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREAS
BRASS
Mineral Raw Materials: salt, petroleum, natural gas.
Agro Raw Materials: fish, shrimps, other sea foods.

EKEREMOR
Mineral Raw Materials: petroleum, natural gas.
Agro Raw Materials: fish, oyster, cassava, plantain, cocoyam.

KOLOKUMA / OPUKUMA
Mineral Raw Materials: petroleum, natural gas.
Agro Raw Materials: fish, cassava, plantain, timber, raffia palm, agbono, cane wood, yam.

NEMBE
Mineral Raw Materials: petroleum, natural gas.
Agro Raw Materials: timber, fish, other sea foods.

OGBIA
Mineral Raw Materials: petroleum, natural gas
Agro Raw Materials: fish, timber, palm produce, sugarcane, rice, plantain, raffia palm, agbono, cane wood, cassava, yam.

SAGBAMA
Mineral Raw Materials: silica sand
Agro Raw Materials: cassava, plantain, palm produce, cocoyam, timber, raffia, Irvingia (agbono), cane wood, fish

SOUTHERN IJAW
Mineral Raw Materials: silica sand
Agro Raw Materials: fish, sugarcane, timber, raffia, palm produce, rice

YENEGOA
Mineral Raw Materials: silica sand
Agro Raw Materials: cassava, plantain, timber, raffia palm, agbono, palm produce, cane wood, yam, maize, fish