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World Distribution and Flow of Major Mineral Commodities.
NTIS: PB 255 963 :18 pages
World mineral production is closely related to world steel production. World steel production for the past 25 years is graphed for five major areas: the United States, the common market, Japan, the U.S.S.R., and the rest of the world. Detailed tables compare the following major countries and land areas: area; population; iron ore and raw steel production, scrap and steel consumption; bauxite, alumina, and aluminum production, aluminum consumption; tin mine and smelter production and consumption; copper mine, smelter, and refinery production and consumption; crude oil and coal production and consumption. The role of minerals including scrap, in the u.S economy is assessed in detail.
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS: PB 255 963
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division