List of First Ranked States in Mineral Production

List of First Ranked States in Mineral Production

First Ranked States in Mineral Production: As AFCAT Exam 2020 is approaching, candidates are searching for all the important information available on the internet. here we are providing you the complete list of List of First Ranked States in Mineral Production. Static General Knowledge plays important role in AFCAT General Knowledge Section, hence revising this section in very important.

First Ranked States in Mineral Production:

Mineral/Metal
State

Coal
Jharkhand

Bauxite (Aluminium Ore)
Odisha

Chromite (Chromium ore)
Odisha

Iron Ore
Odisha

Manganese
Odisha

Lead & Zinc
Rajasthan

Calcite (source of marble)
Rajasthan

Gypsum (used in fertiliser, plaster of paris etc.)
Rajasthan

Quartz
Rajasthan

Asbestos
Andhra Pradesh

Limestone
Andhra Pradesh

Mica
Andhra Pradesh

Barytes
Andhra Pradesh

Diamond
Madhya Pradesh

Copper Ore
Madhya Pradesh

Gold
Karnataka

Corundum (source of ruby, sapphire)
Maharashtra

Rock Salt
Himachal Pradesh

Crude Oil
Rajasthan

Natural Gas
Assam

Barytes are used as weighting agent for drilling fluids in oil & gas exploration, barium is used in CT Scan

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