Lucrative Investment opportunities exist in the non-oil sector of the state's economy. Some of these areas include:
- Mineral Water Project
- The Integrated Industrial Mineral project (kaolin,gypsum,lime).
- Metallic Mineral Dressing and processing Plant
- The Dimension Stone projects
- The Gem City project (Jewellery and Gems).
- The Burnt (Clay) Bricks projects.
- Agriculture: Fish farming, palm-tea-cocoa and sugar cane plantation, animal husbandry, livestock production etc.
- Tourism: Art Gallery, Souvenir shops, amusement park, recreational