MAJOR MINERAL RESOURCES FOUND IN INDIA


Mineral States’
Bauxite Ore (Aluminium) Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Maharashtra and Jharkhand
Chromite Cuttack district in Orissa — Major Share. Karnataka, Maharashtra, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Tamil Nadu and Manipur.
Copper Singhbhum district (Jharkhand), Balaghat district (Madhya Pradesh) and Jhunjhunu and Alwar districts (Rajasthan).
Gold Kolar district, Hutti Gold Field in Raichur district (both in Karnataka) and Ramgiri Gold Field in Anantpur district (Andhra Pradesh)
Iron Ore Bailadila sector of Chhattisgarh — Major Share. Also in Bellary-Hospet area of Karnataka and Barajamda sector in Jharkhand and Orissa.
Lead — Zinc Rajasthan, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Orissa, Maharashtra, Meghalaya, Tamil Nadu and Sikkim.
Manganese Main reserves fall in Karnataka, followed by Orissa, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra and Goa.
Tungsten The main reserves are at Degana, Rajasthan.
Diamond Panna belt in Madhya Pradesh, Munimadugu-Banganapalle conglomerate in Kurnool district, Wajrakarur Kimberlite pipe in Anantapur district
Dolomite Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Orissa, Gujarat, Karnataka, West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra.
Fluorspar Gujarat, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Maharashtra.
Gypsum Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Jammu and Kashmir, and Gujarat.
Graphite Orissa is a Major Producer.
Limestone Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh, and Gujarat: Rajasthan, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu
Mica Andhra Pradesh, Jharkhand Bihar and Rajasthan.
Magnesite Uttaranchal, Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan

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