Mineral based Industries
Overview of India
4th
highest
India’s rank in terms of mineral production in the world
89
Number of minerals produced in India
Destination Andhra Pradesh
₹10,000 crore
(US $ 1.5 billion)
worth of minerals produced in Andhra Pradesh in 2014-15
Largest barytes source
93.5% of India’s Barytes resources come from Andhra Pradesh
2nd
largest source in India
of calcite and limestone
327.3 MT
availability
of heavy mineral beach sands
7000 MT
availability
of quartz, quartzite, and silica sand
132.5 MT
availability
of granite resources, including internationally known granites
9.2%
growth
in sectoral contribution from mines and minerals
Exclusive quarry zones
being identified around Visakhapatnam, Guntur & Chittoor districts.
1st
in ease of doing business
by World Bank
Excellent logistics and reliable infrastructure available
Skilled labour workforce available
Drivers of Growth
Huge untapped potential
Increasing industrial consumption
Robust demand for minerals and mining services
Growth of infrastructure
Key Policy Targets
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Key Upcoming Projects
Barytes project
in Mangampet, Cuddapah district
Galaxy granite project
in Chimakurthy, Prakasam district
Ball clay project
in DwarakaTirumala, West Godavari district
Color granite
in Srikakulam district
Mining zones
in Chittoor, Visakhapatnam district
Steel plant
in Dr. Y.S.Rajasekhara Reddy district is being planned
Partners
Existing
Coromandel
larsen-toubro
Beekay
Madras Cement
Penna Cement
Bvl
Jai raj steel
Sathavahanalspat Limited
Ultratech Cement
Ambuja Cement
Chettinad Cement
Trimax
Upcoming
Jai Raj
Ultratech Cement
Trimax Sand
Chettinad Cement

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