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Mining in Australia

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Abstract

Statistics are given on: 1) Australian dependence on imported raw materials in 1980; 2) production levels in the different mining fields in 1981; 3) trends in the production of minerals over the years 1961-1981. The role of the mining industry in the Australian economy is outlined, and brief details given of its structure. Further statistics are given regarding trends in the production of coal, iron, salt, lead and zinc during the period 1961-1981, together with details of the number of people employed in these industries. Operations at some of the principal mines (coal, iron ore and salt) are outlined and 1983 production figures for all mineral resources are given. 18 refs., 21 figs., 5 tabs.
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Publication Date:
Jan 01, 1986
Product Type:
Journal Article
Reference Number:
EDB-87-146315
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Nippon Kogyo Kaishi; (Japan); Journal Volume: 102:1185
Subject:
01 COAL, LIGNITE, AND PEAT; 29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; AUSTRALIA; COAL; MINERAL RESOURCES; DATA; PRODUCTION; IMPORTS; METALS; MINES; MINING; NATURAL GAS; NONMETALS; ORES; PERSONNEL; PETROLEUM; STATISTICAL DATA; AUSTRALASIA; CARBONACEOUS MATERIALS; ELEMENTS; ENERGY SOURCES; FLUIDS; FOSSIL FUELS; FUEL GAS; FUELS; GAS FUELS; GASES; INFORMATION; MATERIALS; NUMERICAL DATA; RESOURCES; UNDERGROUND FACILITIES; 015000* - Coal, Lignite, & Peat- Economic, Industrial, & Business Aspects; 290400 - Energy Planning & Policy- Energy Resources
OSTI ID:
6151989
Research Organizations:
University of Tokyo (Japan)
Country of Origin:
Japan
Language:
Japanese
Other Identifying Numbers:
Journal ID: CODEN: NIKKA
Submitting Site:
CLA
Size:
Pages: 807-812
Announcement Date:
Oct 01, 1987

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Citation Formats

Shimada, S. Mining in Australia. Japan: N. p., 1986. Web.
Shimada, S. Mining in Australia. Japan.
Shimada, S. 1986. "Mining in Australia." Japan.
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title = {Mining in Australia}
author = {Shimada, S}
abstractNote = {Statistics are given on: 1) Australian dependence on imported raw materials in 1980; 2) production levels in the different mining fields in 1981; 3) trends in the production of minerals over the years 1961-1981. The role of the mining industry in the Australian economy is outlined, and brief details given of its structure. Further statistics are given regarding trends in the production of coal, iron, salt, lead and zinc during the period 1961-1981, together with details of the number of people employed in these industries. Operations at some of the principal mines (coal, iron ore and salt) are outlined and 1983 production figures for all mineral resources are given. 18 refs., 21 figs., 5 tabs.}
journal = {Nippon Kogyo Kaishi; (Japan)}
volume = {102:1185}
journal type = {AC}
place = {Japan}
year = {1986}
month = {Jan}
}