afghanistan bauxite deposits

Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite Deposits in ...

2015-4-10  Two basic types of bauxite deposits that are known in Afghanistan are the laterite and karst types. Favorable weathering conditions that produce deposits enriched in iron (laterites) and alumina (karst) include (1) humid tropical or subtropical climate,

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Afghanistan Bauxite Deposits

Since afghanistan has abundant nonfuel mineral resources including both known and potential deposits of a wide variety of minerals ranging from copper iron and sulfur to bauxite lithium and rareearth elements it was announced in 2010 that about 1 trillion worth untapped mineral deposits were identified in afghanistan enough to

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Assessment of bauxite, clay, and laterite deposits in ...

The Obatu Sheila area is a known field of bauxite deposits of Late Jurassic age that had been studied in more detail than other known bauxite deposits and occurrences in Afghanistan. Obatu Sheila has an estimated reserve of 7.2 million tons.

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(PDF) Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite

Two basic types of bauxite deposits that are known in Afghanistan are the laterite and karst types. Favorable weathering

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Chapter 17A. Summary for the Baghlan Clay and Gypsum

2011-9-27  Three laterite-type bauxite deposits have been identified in Afghanistan. These deposits are in Upper Triassic weathered volcanic rocks along the contact between Jurassic carbonaceous sedimentary rocks and weathered Upper Triassic volcanic rocks. Thus, Triassic and Jurassic stratified rocks were identified as those most likely to contain laterite-type bauxite deposits. The tract could be

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Minerals – USGS Projects in Afghanistan

The assessment revealed that Afghanistan has abundant non-fuel mineral resources, including both known and potential deposits of a wide variety of minerals ranging from copper, iron, and sulfur to bauxite, lithium, and rare-earth elements. Following the

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USGS: Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data:

Info. Local-area-enhanced, 2.5-meter resolution natural-color and color-infrared satellite-image mosaics of the Ghazni1 mineral district in Afghanistan. GeoTIFF rendition of locally enhanced ALOS image mosaics for this area expected to contain clay, aluminum, gold, silver, mercury, and sulfur deposits. Info.

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Prepared in cooperation with the Afghanistan Geological ...

2007-9-11  Barite, ric tons of copper, along with auxiliary Known bauxite deposits in Afghani- halite, gypsum, celestite, fluorite, talc and amounts of gold, lead, and zinc.

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Mineral Resources in Afghanistan

2018-11-8  2018-11-8  Afghanistan and Its Minerals Afghanistan has a \vide variety of mineral resources including apatite, agates, amethysts, aquamarines, aragonite, asbestos, barium, bauxite, beryllium, bismuth, boron, cadmium, calcite, celestite, cesium, chromium, clays, coal, copper, dolomite, emeralds, fluorine, gold, garnets, graphite, gypsum, iron,

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Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite Deposits in ...

2015-4-10  Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite Deposits. in Afghanistan. By Karine M. Renaud, Bruce R. Wardlaw, and Bernard E. Hubbard Prepared in cooperation with the Afghan Geological Survey under the auspices of the

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Afghanistan Bauxite Deposits

Afghanistan Bauxite Deposits. GeoTIFF rendition of locally enhanced ALOS image mosaics for the Parwan mineral district which has gold and copper deposits Info Geologic map of the Weka Dur gold deposit Badakhshan Province Afghanistan modified from the 1967 original map compilation of MP Guguev and others Weka Dur is the largest gold occurrence in Afghanistan

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Assessment of bauxite, clay, and laterite deposits in ...

Bauxite-bearing rocks are present in several regions of Afghanistan; specifically, the southeast segment of the North Afghanistan Platform, the eastern parts of South Afghanistan, and within the Afghanistan-North and -South Pamir Fold Regions. Bauxite-bearing rocks occur at various stratigraphic levels, in lithologically different sequences of sedimentary rocks.

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(PDF) Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite

10 Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite Deposits in Afghanistan — Part A. Description of Bauxite Areas. rock types are limestone, dolomite, and shale. Some areas are associated with minor ...

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Minerals – USGS Projects in Afghanistan

The assessment revealed that Afghanistan has abundant non-fuel mineral resources, including both known and potential deposits of a wide variety of minerals ranging from copper, iron, and sulfur to bauxite, lithium, and rare-earth elements. Following the assessment, two dozen mineralized Areas of Interest (AOIs) were selected for further study.

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Chapter 17A. Summary for the Baghlan Clay and Gypsum

2011-9-27  bauxite deposits in Afghanistan are of two types, those found in karst and those in laterite; only the laterite type of bauxite deposits are found in the Baghlan clay and gypsum AOI. Chapter 17A. Summary for the Baghlan Clay and Gypsum Area of Interest 1273 Figure 17A–2. Map of location of the Baghlan clay and gypsum area of interest within ...

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Prepared in cooperation with the Afghanistan Geological ...

2007-9-11  Afghanistan as part of the effort to aid in deposits of copper, mercury, rare-earth mineral resources, including the reconstruction of that country. elements, sulfur, chromite, asbestos, pot- known deposits of copper, iron, barite, An assessment is an estimation or ash, graphite, and sand and gravel.

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USGS: Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data:

Includes the age and type of rocks that contain the deposits, and regional exploration history. Info: Geologic and mineral resource map of Afghanistan. The 1:850,000 scale Afghanistan geologic and mineral resource information shown on this map is derived from digitization of the original data from Abdullah and Chmyriov (1977). Info

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Mineral Resources in Afghanistan

2018-11-8  2018-11-8  exploiting Afghanistan's energy-related mineral resources. Execuiive Summary This report is intended to serve as a reference source of the mineral resources of Afghanistan, the possibilities for their exploitation, needs for further exploration, and strategies and policies that Afghanistan might employ

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Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite Deposits in ...

2015-4-10  Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite Deposits. in Afghanistan. By Karine M. Renaud, Bruce R. Wardlaw, and Bernard E. Hubbard Prepared in cooperation with the Afghan Geological Survey under the auspices of the

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Afghanistan Bauxite Deposits

Afghanistan Bauxite Deposits. GeoTIFF rendition of locally enhanced ALOS image mosaics for the Parwan mineral district which has gold and copper deposits Info Geologic map of the Weka Dur gold deposit Badakhshan Province Afghanistan modified from the 1967 original map compilation of MP Guguev and others Weka Dur is the largest gold occurrence in Afghanistan

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Assessment of bauxite, clay, and laterite deposits in ...

Bauxite-bearing rocks are present in several regions of Afghanistan; specifically, the southeast segment of the North Afghanistan Platform, the eastern parts of South Afghanistan, and within the Afghanistan-North and -South Pamir Fold Regions. Bauxite-bearing rocks occur at various stratigraphic levels, in lithologically different sequences of sedimentary rocks.

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(PDF) Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite

10 Assessment of Bauxite, Clay, and Laterite Deposits in Afghanistan — Part A. Description of Bauxite Areas. rock types are limestone, dolomite, and shale. Some areas are associated with minor ...

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Minerals – USGS Projects in Afghanistan

The assessment revealed that Afghanistan has abundant non-fuel mineral resources, including both known and potential deposits of a wide variety of minerals ranging from copper, iron, and sulfur to bauxite, lithium, and rare-earth elements. Following the assessment, two dozen mineralized Areas of Interest (AOIs) were selected for further study.

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Chapter 17A. Summary for the Baghlan Clay and Gypsum

2011-9-27  bauxite deposits in Afghanistan are of two types, those found in karst and those in laterite; only the laterite type of bauxite deposits are found in the Baghlan clay and gypsum AOI. Chapter 17A. Summary for the Baghlan Clay and Gypsum Area of Interest 1273 Figure 17A–2. Map of location of the Baghlan clay and gypsum area of interest within ...

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Prepared in cooperation with the Afghanistan Geological ...

2007-9-11  Afghanistan as part of the effort to aid in deposits of copper, mercury, rare-earth mineral resources, including the reconstruction of that country. elements, sulfur, chromite, asbestos, pot- known deposits of copper, iron, barite, An assessment is an estimation or ash, graphite, and sand and gravel.

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USGS: Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data:

Includes the age and type of rocks that contain the deposits, and regional exploration history. Info: Geologic and mineral resource map of Afghanistan. The 1:850,000 scale Afghanistan geologic and mineral resource information shown on this map is derived from digitization of the original data from Abdullah and Chmyriov (1977). Info

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Mineral Resources in Afghanistan

2018-11-8  2018-11-8  exploiting Afghanistan's energy-related mineral resources. Execuiive Summary This report is intended to serve as a reference source of the mineral resources of Afghanistan, the possibilities for their exploitation, needs for further exploration, and strategies and policies that Afghanistan might employ

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