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Platinum-Group Metals Statistics and Information

2021-6-15 · Platinum, platinum alloys, and iridium are used as crucible materials for the growth of single crystals, especially oxides. The chemical industry uses a significant amount of either platinum or a platinum-rhodium alloy catalyst in the form of gauze to catalyze the partial oxidation of ammonia to yield nitric oxide, which is the raw material for fertilizers, explosives, and nitric acid.

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124 PLATINUM-GROUP METALS USGS

2020-2-20 · platinum in 2019, with palladium prices exceeding a previous high of $1,036.82 in January 2013 and platinum prices decreasing to their lowest level in a decade. World Mine Production and Reserves: Mine production PGM Palladium Platinum Reserves. 9. 2018 2019. e. 2018 2019. e. United States 14,300 12,000 4,160 3,600 900,000

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USGS: Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data: platinum

USGS: Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data: platinum. Platinum-Group Elements. The platinum-group elements (PGEs)—platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, iridium, and osmium—are metals that have similar physical and chemical properties and tend to occur together in nature. PGEs are indispensable to many industrial applications.

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Platinum-group elements USGS

The platinum-group elements (PGEs)—platinum, palladium, rhodium, ruthenium, iridium, and osmium—are metals that have similar physical and chemical properties and tend to occur together in nature. PGEs are indispensable to many industrial applications but are mined in only a few places.

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Mineral resource of the month: platinum group

The article focuses on platinum group metals (PGMs) and their properties. According to the author, PGMs, which include iridium, osmium, palladium, platinum, rhodium, and ruthenium, are among the rarest mineral commodities in the Earth's crust. PGMs are primarily used as catalytic converters that clean harmful exhaust from vehicle engines.

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International Minerals Statistics and Information USGS

2021-6-15 · Each report includes sections on government policies and programs, environmental issues, trade and production data, industry structure and ownership, commodity sector developments, infrastructure, and a summary outlook. More information is available on the three volumes of the Minerals

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Minerals Yearbook Metals and Minerals USGS

2021-6-15 · Iridium (Platinum-Group Metals) Iron Ore; Iron and Steel; Iron and Steel Scrap; Iron and Steel Slag; Iron OreIron Oxide Pigments; K. Kaolin (Clay Minerals) Kyanite and Related Minerals; L. Lead; Lime; Limestone (Crushed Stone, Dimension Stone) Lithium; M. Magnesium; Magnesium Compounds; Manganese; Marble (Crushed Stone, Dimension Stone) Mercury; Mica; Mining and

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Mineral Commodity Summaries USGS

2021-6-14 · Published on an annual basis, this report is the earliest Government publication to furnish estimates covering nonfuel mineral industry data. Data sheets contain information on the domestic industry structure, Government programs, tariffs, and 5-year salient statistics for over 90 individual minerals and materials.

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mcs2020.pdf Mineral Commodity Summaries 2020 USGS

2020-2-20 · Minerals Yearbook—These annual publications review the mineral industries of the United States and of more than 180 other countries. They contain statistical data on minerals and materials and include information on economic and technical trends and developments and are available at https://usgs.gov/centers/nmic/publications. The three

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The Mineral Industry of Montana USGS

2021-6-11 · Sources of information Montana is the only producer of palladium & platinum. Leads in talc production & is a major producer of copper/molybdenum, garnets, silver. It produces bentonite, common clays, construction sand/gravel, crushed/dimension stone, gold, lime, gemstones.

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National Minerals Information Center ScienceBase

The mission of the USGS National Minerals Information Center (formerly the Minerals Information Team) is to collect, analyze, and disseminate information on the domestic and international supply of and demand for minerals and mineral materials essential to the U.S. economy and national security. About 90 mineral commodities are covered.The Center's goal is to provide decision makers with the

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Mineral Industry Surveys

2021-4-23 · Platinum Group Metals Ltd., 2021, Platinum Group Metals Ltd. announces mining right granted for Waterberg joint venture palladium, platinum, gold receive notification of USGS minerals information publications and data releases. For information on how to subscribe, go to

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GIS for focus areas of potential domestic resources of

2020-5-28 · Acquiring information on possible domestic sources of these critical minerals is the rationale for the USGS Earth Mapping Resources Initiative (Earth MRI). The program, which partners the USGS with State Geological Surveys, federal agencies, and the private sector, aims to collect new geological, geophysical, and topographic (lidar) data in key

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Mineral Commodity Summaries USGS

National Minerals Information Center, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), R/P1Y, Mineral Commodity Summaries: Mineral Commodity Summaries The chapters are identified by the publication series (i.e., Mineral Commodity Summaries) and include the commodity and year of publication in their title (e.g., Stone, Mineral Commodity Summaries 1997).

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Commodity Statistics and Information

2009-1-7 · USGS Minerals Information: Commodity Statistics and Information Bromine Calcareous Marl (See Dimension Stone) Calcium Carbonate (See Crushed Stone) Cadmium Cement Cesium Chromium Clays Coal Combustion Products Cobalt Columbium (See Niobium) Copper Corundum (See Abrasives) Diamond Diatomite Dolomite (See Dimension Stone)

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Mineral Commodity Summaries 2014 California

2014-3-13 · Minerals Yearbook—These annual publications review the mineral industries of the United States and of more than 180 other countries. They contain statistical data on minerals and materials and include information on economic and technical trends and developments. The three volumes that make up the Minerals Yearbook are Volume I, Metals and

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5 Mineral Information and Possible Initiatives in

The Minerals Information Team is the sole agency within the federal government tasked to “collect, analyze, and disseminate information on the domestic and international supply of and demand for minerals and mineral materials essential to the U.S. economy and national security” (USGS, 2007).

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MINERAL COMMODITY SUMMARIES 2019

2019-4-30 · This publication has been prepared by the National Minerals Information Center. Information about the Center and its products is available from the internet at https://minerals.usgs.gov/minerals or by writing to Director, National Minerals Information Center, 988 National Center, Reston, VA 20192.

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6 Conclusions and Recommendations Minerals,

2021-6-15 · The USGS Minerals Information Team, or whatever federal unit might later be assigned these responsibilities, should have greater authority and autonomy than at present. It also should have suf ficient resources to carry out its mandate, which would be broader than the Minerals Information Team’s current mandate if the committee’s

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