JHARKHAND NUMBER OF MINES

Sl.No.

Mineral

No. of Mines

Production

Unit

Rank in the Country

1. Coal 183 59919 Thousand Tonnes

3

2. Iron ore 28 8659 Thousand Tonnes

1

3. Boxite 6 1029 Thousand Tonnes

3

4. Lime Stone 33 1242 Thousand Tonnes
5. Copper Ores 5 1189 Thousand Tonnes

1

6. Manganese
18718 Tonnes

-

7. Micca 84 1082 Tonnes

1

8. Kainite 3 4922 Tonnes

1

9. China Clay 25 23256 Tonnes

-

10. Fire Clay - 49970 Tonnes

-

11. Graphite - 7276 Tonnes

8

12. Silver - 13648 K.G.

-

13. Gold - 254 K.G.

6

14. Uranium - - -

1

15. Cromite - - -

2

16. Asbestus - - -

1

17. Thorium - - -

3

18. Isemenite - - -

2


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