Mineral Reserves in Andhra Pradesh


S.No Mineral Andhra Pradesh
(In Million Tonnes)
India
(In Million Tonnes)
% of AP Reserves
1
APATITE
1.68
145.37
1.15
2
ASBESTOS
2.5 Lakh Tones
2.3
11
3
BARYTES
67.05
70.15
95.58
4
BAUXITE
750
2525.33
30
5
BALL CLAY
7.5
13.90
54
6
CHINA CLAY
N.A
1042.5
N.A
7
CALCITE
3.9
10.6
41
8
FIRE CLAY
11.6
696.8
2
9
COAL
13021.50
229962.28
6
10
CORRUNDUM
1071 Tones
15344 Tones
7
11
COPPER ORE
6.5
838
0.8
12
CHROMITE
2000 Tones
88.35
0.002
13
DOLOMITE
170( Not Totally Estimated )
4967.5
3.4
14
DIAMOND
194990 Carats
1196154
16.3
15
FELDSPAR
1.5
16.14
9.3
16
FULLERS EARTH
25
228.3
11
17
GARNET
5
39.5
12.7
18
GRAPHITE
60000 tones
3.10
2
19
GOLD ORE
6.84
17.70
39
20
GYPSUM
0.24
239.4
0.1
21
ILLMENITE
21.69
90.10
24
22
IRON ORE
263
9602
3
23
KYANITE
4.65
53.42
9
24
LEAD & ZINC
7.5
179.2
4.2
25
LIME STONE
30400
76446
40
26
LIMEKANKAR
3.5
NE
N.A
27
MONAZITE SAND
32
NE
N.A
28
MANGANESE
7
176.5
4
29
MICA
0.045
N.A 
N.A
30
OCHRES
NE
22.32
N.A
31
OIL & NATURAL GAS
NE
Crude Oil-764.63 Mil.TonsN.Gas-706.69 Cu.M
N.A
32
PYROPHYLLITE
NE
5.2
N.A
33
QUARTZ & SILICA SAND
50
983.53
5
34
QUARTZITE
NE
365.52
N.A
35
RUTILE
1
6.45
15.5
36
STEATITE
5
83.66
6
37
TUNGSTEN
12
39.65
30
38
VERMICULITE
NE
312454 Tones
N.A

(Government of Andhra Pradesh website www.aponline.gov.in)