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NEW ZEALAND

AREA: 269,000 sq km
POPULATION: 3,583,000
CAPITAL: Wellington
LONGEST RIVER: River Waikato - 425 km
HIGHEST MOUNTAIN: Mt Cook - 3,764 m
MAJOR PRODUCTS: Meat (lamb)
Wool
Dairy produce
Fruit (apples and kiwi fruit)
CURRENCY: Dollar (NZ)