DISTRIBUTION OF MINING LICENSES AS OF 31-3-2005

MINERALWISE

Sl.No.

Mineral Code

Mineral

No. of Leases

Lease Area (hect.)

1

01

AGATE

2

45.58

2

65

AMETHYST

5

40.64

3

03

APATITE

1

13.29

4

04

ASBESTOS

39

1846.89

5

05

BALL CLAY

40

1976.19

6

06

BARYTES

128

2542.09

7

07

BAUXITE

289

26531.07

8

08

CALCAREOUS SAND

14

151.75

9

09

CALCITE

63

1627.34

10

10

CHALK

167

677.99

11

67

CHINA CLAY

412

17774.31

12

11

CHROMITE

30

9163.70

13

12

CLAY (OTHERS)

44

945.33

14

14

COPPER ORE

18

10747.16

15

16

CORRUNDUM

12

145.41

16

17

DIAMOND

2

576.51

17

18

DIASPORE

11

80.11

18

19

DOLOMITE

454

17575.85

19

82

DUNITE

1

4.45

20

69

EPIDOTE

1

5.00

21

21

FELSITE

4

80.79

22

22

FELSPAR

184

5196.12

23

23

FIRECLAY

240

16676.52

24

24

FLUORITE

18

1807.41

25

26

GARNET

83

1899.80

26

27

GOLD

10

6702.62

27

28

GRAPHITE

137

4792.00

28

29

GYPSUM

52

17853.27

29

86

IOLITE

8

76.97

30

30

IRON ORE

505

78238.44

31

31

JASPER

5

211.70

32

33

KYANITE

30

3170.50

33

75

LATERITE

131

1463.48

34

34

LEAD & ZINC ORE

13

8225.18

35

36

LIME KANKAR

24

891.14

36

37

LIMESHELL

29

3752.89

37

38

LIMESTONE

1544

113376.15

38

39

MAGNESITE

29

2546.06

39

40

MANGANESE ORE

231

22313.54

40

41

MICA

249

7816.08

41

42

MOULDING SAND

45

898.40

42

44

OCHRE

107

3439.06

43

72

OPAL

1

200.00

44

81

PERLITE

1

144.65

45

46

PHOSPHORITE

15

3490.57

46

47

PYRITES

1

647.50

47

48

PYROPHYLLITE

86

2835.99

48

85

PYROXENITE

8

78.70

49

49

QUARTZ

909

12817.61

50

50

QUARTZITE

59

757.48

51

87

ROCK PHOSPHATE

1

2.20

52

51

ROCK SALT

3

53.86

53

52

SAND (OTHERS)

49

4940.64

54

77

SHALE

30

408.54

55

54

SILICA SAND

483

20205.90

56

55

SILLIMANITE

5

9945.84

57

56

SLATE

17

868.47

58

58

STEATITE

426

20736.83

59

60

TIN

7

128.83

60

62

VERMICULITE

11

212.55

61

63

WOLLASTONITE

4

202.49

Sum

 

7527

472577.43