DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/87lrs6/base_metals) has announced the addition of the "Base Metals Mining in India to 2020" report to their offering.
The 'Base Metals Mining in India to 2020' report comprehensively covers the country's historical and forecast data on base metals (copper, zinc and lead) production, reserves, consumption and trade to 2020. The trade section provides information on export volumes to destination countries, as well as imports. The report also includes drivers and restraints affecting the industry, profiles of major base metal mining companies, information on the major active, planned and exploration projects and regulations governing the industry.
India is one of the world's major producers of base metals which include copper, lead and zinc. Copper mine or metal content in the ore production reached an estimated 32,600 metric tons (t), 113,400t of lead metal content and 806,800t of zinc metal content in 2013. The base metals are mainly found in states of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand and Andhra Pradesh.
- In 2013, copper metal consumption reached an estimated 726,300t, lead metal consumption was 493,000t and zinc metal consumption was 603,900t.
- Exports accounted for a total of 25,053t for copper ores and concentrates and 121,522t for zinc ores and concentrates in the same year.
- Rajasthan is home to several copper deposits in its Khetri Copper Belt, located in Aravalli Range. The major deposits are Khetri, Kolihan, Banwas, Chandmari, Dholamala, Akwali and Murdapur-Pacheri.
- Rajasthan covers the major share for base metals such as lead deposits located in the Aravalli metallogenic.
Key Topics Covered:
1 Executive Summary
2 Base Metals Mining in India
3 Copper Mining in India - Reserves, Production, Consumption and Trade
4 Lead Mining in India - Reserves, Production, Consumption and Trade
5 Zinc Mining in India - Reserves, Production, Consumption and Trade
6 Competitive Landscape
7 Fiscal Regime
- Hindustan Copper Limited
- Hindustan Zinc Limited
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