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|Issued: ||2936 Stamps / end of 1999|
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|Area - 111,369 sq.km; Population - 3,225,000; Capital - Monrovia
A Republic in west Africa, on the Atlantic Ocean. Its economy is based on
agricultural and developing industry, exporting diamonds, coffee, coca and
It was established as an independent state in 1847, created for the settlement
of liberated slaves from the UNITED STATES (U.S.A.), hence its name - Liberia. Its
constitution is based on that of the U.S. and the monetary system is also
the same. Liberia is the only African state who was never under any foreign
occupation or control.
First stamps were issued in 1860. Direct UPU membership since April 1st, 1879.
Annual output about 270.
REPUBLIC OF LIBERIA
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|100 Cents = 1 Dollar|
United States (u.s.a.)