Minerals found in Gujarat

State

   

 

Minerals Found in Respective Districts

Brief Summary and Important Links

GUJARAT

   

Amreli

Bauxite, Bentionite, China clay, Limestone, Calcite

Gujarat is the second largest producer of lignite and crude petroleum. It attains 6th position (2010-11) in terms of its contribution to production. In 2010-11, the value of mineral production remained at Rs. 12731.07 crores whereas the value for minor minerals remained at Rs. 725.67 crores.

Banaskantha

China Clay, Copper ore, Granite, Lead-Zinc, Marble

Bharuch

Agate , Fireclay, Fluorite, Lignite, Quartz/Silica sand, Calcite

Bhavnagar

Bauxite, Bentionite, China Clay, Dolomite, Fuller's earth, Gypsum, Lignite, Ochre, , Quartz/Silica sand

Dahod

Quartz/Silica sand

Jamnagar

Bauxite, Bentionite, China Clay, Gypsum

Junagarh

Bauxite, China Clay, Gypsum, Limestone

Kachchh

Bauxite, Ball Clay, Bentionite, China Clay, Fuller's earth, Gypsum, Lignite, Limestone, Ochre, Quartz/Silica sand

Kheda

Bauxite, Fireclay, Limestone, Quartz/Silica sand

Mehsana

China Clay, Fireclay, Granite

Panchmahals

Limestone, Quartz/Silica sand, Rock phosphate, Graphite, Manganese ore

Patan

Ochre

Porbandar

Bauxite, Chalk, Limestone

 

Rajkot

Fireclay, Limestone, perlite, Quartz/Silica sand

More information about minerals in Gujarat

Sabarkantha

Bauxite, Bentionite, China Clay, Fireclay, Limestone, Quartz/Silica sand, Granite

RTI Link

Surat

Fireclay, Lignite, Limestone, Quartz/Silica sand

State Human Rights Commission

Surendranagar

Fireclay, Gypsum, Quartz/Silica sand

Public Consultation

Vadodara

Dolomite, Fluorite, Limestone, Quartz/Silica sand, Lead-Zinc, Marble, Manganese Ore

Environment Clearance

Valsad

Bauxite

 

Valsad

Limestone, Quartz/Silica sand

 

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