Profile of Regency of North Padang Lawas
Regency of North Padang Lawas is one of regencies in North Sumatera Province. It is located at 1o13'50" - 2o02'32" north latitude and 99o20'44" - 100o19'10" east longitude. It has a wide area of 33.918,05 Km2 or around 5,46% from total wide area. It is divided into 9 subdistricts and 388 villages.
The borders are :
- East : Riau Province
- West : South Tapanuli Regency
- North : Labuhan Batu Regency
- South :Padang Lawas Regency
Main commodity of Regency of North Padang Lawas are agriculture and plantation sector. Main commodity of plantation sub-sector with commodity of oil palm, cinnamon, kapok, sugar palm, patchouli, hazelnut, cocoa, coffee, coconut, rubber, areca nut and agriculture sub-sector with commodity of corn, soybean, sweet potato and cassava.
In order to support economy sector, it has an airport, Aek Godang airport.
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