"Status of the Mineral Industries 1978" provides a written and graphic view of the Nation's mineral position and its mineral industries. It describes recent activities in mineral position, consumption, imports, exports, and uses of significant minerals and mineral raw materials. Charts profile trends for the past 25 years in supplies and uses of iron, steel, major nonferrous metals, primary nonmetallic construction raw materials, fertilizers, and plastics. Also included are current and historical financial data on the mineral industries, such as debt-to-equity ratios, asset-to-liability ratios, and plant and equipment expenditures.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Bureau of Mines

    C Street Between 18th and 19th Streets, NW
    Washington, DC  United States  20241
  • Publication Date: 1979

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: 39 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00194664
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: BUMINES-SP-4-79
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jun 30 1979 12:00AM