Located south of the Equator in the Indian Ocean, Madagascar is separated from the Southeast African coast by the Mozambic Channel of 400km in wide.
The climate is featured by 2 seasons:
Dry and cool: June to September
Hot and Wet: November to March
The cyclonic period is from January to March
Mainly based on the export of agricultural product such as coffee, vanilla, clove, pepper
Industrial culture such as : cotton, tobacco, sugar canes
Processing industry: textile, sugar,
Mining industry::Precious stones, chromium, graphite, mica…
Lemurs are the most popular of all the fauna that include chameleons, rare butterflies, birds and butterflies and the enormous breathtaking marine life
There are 7 varieties of Baobab tree, the camivorous plant called Nepenthes, and more than 1000 varieties of orchids…Madagascar has also hundred of medicinal plants used by local and foreign pharmaceutical industries;
Essences and essential oils extracted from cinnamon, grooves, clove, niaouli, ylang-ylang, geranium, lemon, grass… are well known.