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  • Among later residents commemorated is Edward Lloyd, who was the first person to show the value of esparto grass for the manufacture of paper, and thus started an industry which is one of the most important in Algeria.
  • The district is famous for its melons, and also produces wine, olives, wheat and esparto grass.
  • Local industries include the manufacture of coarse cloth, esparto fabrics, oil and flour.
  • From Cartagena the principal exports are metallic ores, esparto grass, wine, cereals and fruit.
  • Esparto grass, which grows freely in the vicinity, is the spartum, or Spanish broom, which gave the town its Roman designation of Carthago Spartaria.

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