This Bureau of Mines report presents a summary of the mineral industries of 19 countries in western Europe. Included are the nine members of the European community (Belgium, Denmark, France, Federal Republic of Germany, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, and the United Kingdom), the seven members of the European Free Trade Association (Austria, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Portugal, Sweden, and Switzerland), and three additional countries (Greece, Spain, and Yugoslavia). Base maps show mineral deposit and mineral processing plant locations for each country. An additional map and photographs of mines, plants, and industries are included. A summary review describes the relative importance of the region as a mineral producer, consumer, importer, and exporter.