Information for Emily's report
by Marjorie Mindel
(Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia)
Dear Emily, The most popular, and passionate, sport played in Bolivia is soccer, called futbol here.
Other sports played are: basketball, volleyball, tennis, racketball, golf and equitation (horseback-riding).
Bolivia exports petroleum and natural gas, as well as refined sugar, soy beans, and cooking oil. There are some handicrafts that are exported also -- wood carvings, woven fabrics, and jewelry with semi-precious stones.