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Rainbow over Tamarind Valley, Mauritius Island.Mike Long / UGC

Answer: The correct answer is: sugarcane.

The sugarcane crop makes up more than 90 percent of the country’s cultivated land, and makes up 25 percent of export earnings. Coffee, tea and tobacco, however, contribute to export revenue.