Present Status of Mineral Resources, Republic of Korea

한국(韓國)의 광물자원(鑛物資源) 현황(現況)

  • Oh, Mihn-Soo (Metallic Minerals Div., Korea Institute of Energy and Resources(KIER)) ;
  • Park, No-Young (Metallic Minerals Div., Korea Institute of Energy and Resources(KIER))
  • Published : 1988.06.30

Abstract

South Korea has about 50 useful mineral commodities for the mineral resources, among 330 kinds of minerals desoribed. In 1986, she exported 14 mineral commodities of silver, lead, tungsten, molybdenite, ceramic minerals, limestone and graphite etc... And the component ratio of mining industry in the gross national production (GNP) of South korea maintains 1.5% during last five years(1982 to 1986).

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