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Mineral Industries of Canada, Australia and Oceania.

Authors
Woodmansee-WC; Wyche-C
Source
NTIS: PB 80 111404 :67 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10011109
Abstract
This Bureau of Mines report presents a summary review of the mineral industries of 10 widely separated mineral-producing nations. In addition to Canada and Australia, this review encompasses eight Pacific island nations or territories--New Zealand, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Fiji Islands, New Hebrides, Solomon Islands, Nauru, and Ocean Island. Maps, photographs, and summary textual outlines are included. Coverage for Canada is by province and territory, and for Australia by state and territory, in addition to overall national reviews. The maps show locations of mines or mining areas, oil and gas fields, and plant facilities, including nonferrous smelters and refineries, iron and steel works, cement plants, and oil refineries. The summary texts indicate the major metals and minerals produced, the significance of the nation as a mineral supplier, and the principal mining companies; they also give other information relating to the mineral industries.
Publication Date
19790101
Document Type
IH;
Fiscal Year
1979
NTIS Accession No.
PB80111404
NTIS Price
A05
Identifying No.
MP-7
NIOSH Division
WO;
Source Name
NTIS: PB 80 111404
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