Khushboo Lucknow, 300 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 343 Points View Profile Khushboo Asked: November 8, 20212021-11-08T12:07:07+05:30 2021-11-08T12:07:07+05:30In: Geography Tell us about the Bauxite Distribution in India. Tell us about the Bauxite Distribution in India. geographyminiral belts in india Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent 0 Questions 307 Answers 60 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile [Deleted User] 2021-11-08T12:10:35+05:30Added an answer on November 8, 2021 at 12:10 pm Bauxite Distribution Odisha alone accounts for 51% of the country’s resources of bauxite followed by Andhra Pradesh (16%), Gujarat (9%), Jharkhand (6%), Maharashtra (5%), and Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh (4% each). Major bauxite resources are concentrated in the East Coast bauxite deposits in Odisha and Andhra Pradesh. The world bauxite reserves are estimated at 30 billion tonnes and are located mainly in Guinea (25%), Australia (20%), Vietnam (12%), Brazil (9%), Jamaica (7%), Indonesia, Guyana and China (3% each). Major Bauxite Centres in India Odisha: Kalahandi, Sambalpur,Bolangir and Koraput. Jharkhand: The peatlands of Jharkhand in Lohardaga. Gujarat: Bhavnagar, Jamnagar in Gujarat. Chhattisgarh: Amarkantak plateau Madhya Pradesh: Katni-Jabalpur area and Balaghat. Maharashtra: Kolaba, Thane, Ratnagiri, Satara, Pune, and Kolhapur. Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, and Goa are minor producers of bauxite. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions Tell us about the Silver Distribution in India. Tell us about the Mica Distribution in India.
Major Bauxite Centres in India