Meghalaya Mineral Reserves


Production

(unfortunately rather old data)

Production and Value of Minerals in Meghalaya since 1990-91 to 1997-98
  Coal

Limestone

Year

Production (in thousand tonnes)

Value (in lakhs)

Production (in thousand tonnes)

Value (in lakhs)

1990-91 2241.3 N.A. 273.1 206.21
1991-92 3464.3 N.A. 234.6 177.14
1992-93 3486.7 N.A. 188 150.36
1993-94 2543.5 N.A. 359.2 488.94
1994-95 3266.2 N.A. 410.2 668.68
1995-96 3247.5 N.A. 439.8 747.66
1996-97 3239.3 N.A. 540.9 973.6
1997-98 3234.2 N.A. 396 N.A.

(Department of Statistics, Government of Meghalaya)

Reserves


Limestone

Inferred Reserves: 4000 million tonnes
Proven Reserves: 500 million tonnes

Coal

Inferred Reserves: 570 million tonnes
Proven Reserves: 68 million tonnes

Also granite, clay, silimanite, phospherite, quartz, feldspar, gold, iron ore and uranium.

(Meghalaya Industrial Policy, http://megindustry.nic.in)