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Factors affecting the supply and demand of resources

Physical

Distribution: point resources which are specifically located, are likely to
be used in the location they are found in than wider areas as they can be
hard to extract. Diffuse resources which are more widely spread around…

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Intervention preventing production: embargoes which prevent trade
between certain countries will increase the demand in countries which
import that resource.
War/conflict: wars can disrupt the production of resources as
infrastructure is damaged or destroyed, transport and trade routes can
become unsafe and money is spent more…

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