Countries that receive Tanzania’s exports include Switzerland, India, South Africa, and China.
Many Tanzanians are unable to access the main power grid.
There are large exploitable deposits of coal in the southwest, phosphate deposits in Arusha, and nickel in the Kagera region.
Natural gas has been discovered at Songo Songo Island.
Several lakes, especially Lake Victoria, are important sources of fish.
Prawns are commercially fished in the Rufiji River delta, but coastal fishery is primarily of an artisanal nature.