on average 1000 coal mines operate with turnover of rs.50 million daily. duki is the best private mining valley in pakistan. more than 50% of the labor is from afghanistan. musakhael. kingri sub-tehsil of musakhel district is located on the borders of punjab province. in the early 1980s coal exploro tion started, but ended due to poor roads.
gemstones, also known as semi-precious stones or gems, are minerals widely used in jewelry and for ornamental purposes.northern and western regions of pakistan are rich in high quality gemstones. some of the major gemstones are enlisted below; peridot; aquamarine
combe down and bathampton down quarries grid reference make up a 6.22 hectare 15.37 acre site of special scientific interest sssi in bath and north east somerset, notified in 1991 because of the greater and lesser horseshoe bat population.. the disused quarries dates from the 17th and 18th century and were used to extract bath stone for the city of bath and elsewhere in the uk.
combe down and bathampton down quarries grid reference st761625 make up a 6.22 hectare 15.37 acre site of special scientific interest sssi in bath and north east somerset, notified in 1991 because of the greater and lesser horseshoe bat population. the disused quarries dates from.
bowers quarry is an active stone quarry located on the isle of portland, dorset, england.it is located on the western side of portland, where it lies west of the villages weston and easton.the quarry is operated by albion stone and became the site of the first portland stone mine.
in 1979, gemstones corporation of pakistan was established to develop the gemstones sector in pakistan, however in 1997 the corporation liquidated. now a number of organizations are working in this sector including all pakistan commercial exporters association of rough & unpolished precious and semi precious stones apcea and pakistan gems and jewellery development company pgjdc .
the khewra salt mine or mayo salt mine is located in khewra, north of pind dadan khan, an administrative subdivision of jhelum district, punjab region, pakistan. the mine is located in the salt range, potowar pleateau, which rises from the indo-gangetic plain. it is pakistan's largest, the world's 2nd largest.