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Mineral industries of Eastern Europe and the U.S.S.R.
Markon-G; Strishkov-VV; Karpinsky-TS; Wells-N; Plachy-J
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, MP 5, 1978 Jan; :1-32
This Bureau of Mines report presents a summary of the mineral industries of eastern Europe and the soviet union, a region comprising eight centrally planned economy countries (Albania, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, German Democratic Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania, and the U.S.S.R.). Base maps for each country show principal mineral deposits and mineral processing plant locations. A summary review describes the relative importance of the region as a mineral producer and the position held by each of the countries in the intraregional and external trade in minerals and mineral commodities.
Mineral economics; Natural resources; Raw materials; Fossil fuels; Metal industry; Metalliferous mineral deposits; Nonmetalliferous mineral deposits; Iron and steel industry; Asbestos; Barite; Diamonds; Fluorite; Natural gas; Petroleum; Phosphate deposits; Sulfur; Rock salt
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Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, MP 5
Page last reviewed: May 5, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division