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