Suriname Political Map
Suriname Country Information:
Suriname is located in northern South America. Suriname is bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, French Guiana to the east, Guyana to the west, and Brazil to the south.
Suriname Bordering Countries:
Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana
Afobaka, Alalapadu, Albina, Apoera, Apoera, Benzdorp, Boskamp, Brokopondo, Brownsweg, Cottica, Granbori, Intelewa, Jamaike, Jenny, Kawatop, Kwakoegron, Matapi, Meerzorg, Moengo, Nieuw Amsterdam, Nieuw Nickerie, Paramaribo, Paranam, Phedra, Totness, Wageningen and Zanderij.
Atlantic Ocean, Coppename, Corantjin, Courantyne River, Lawa, Maroni River, Pointe Isere, Saramacca, Suriname, Van Blommestein Meer and Wonotobo Vallen.
Suriname Natural Resources:
The metal resources for the country of Suriname include bauxite, gold, copper, platinum, iron ore and small amounts of nickel. Various other natural resources include kaolin, fish, shrimp, timber and hydropower.
Suriname Natural Hazards:
There are no natural hazards listed in CIA - The World Factbook for Suriname.
Suriname Environmental Issues:
The country of Suriname is subject to deforestation as timber is cut for export. In addition, there is pollution of inland waterways by small-scale mining activities.