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Since most of the terrain is extremely hilly, cultivation is not possible in URI areas.. Hydroelectric power generation is of great importance because of the inherent geography. Forestry is one of the most important sectors of agriculture. At the capital Altdorf there are cable and rubber factories.

Tourism is an important source of income in the canton of Uri. Lakhs of Tourist are attracted to the scenic beauty of the remote areas in the mountains and this is facilitated by an excellent network of roads.
 
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