Kerala Mining Situation

Mining Leases as of 31.03.2003

Bauxite 3 China Clay 38
China Clay/ Ball clay/ Fire Clay 1 Lime shell 7
Limestone    1 Graphite 1
Mineral sand 3 Silica sand 34
Quartz 2 Laterite  1


Revenue Collections up to 2001-2002 from mining


Year
Major Mineral
Minor mineral
Total (Rs)

1997-98

39464594

  48990276

  88454870

1998-99

42431948

  73851874

116283822

1999-00

49406183

  94415148

143821331

2000-01

54268566

109210196

163478762

2001-02

48240167

109333104

157573271