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The Mineral Industry of Indiana

Statistics and information on the nonfuel mineral commodities produced in Indiana

The following data table gives nonfuel mineral commodity production data for Indiana extracted from Table 5 in the 2018 Minerals Yearbook Statistical Summary.

Nonfuel Mineral Commodity Production in Indiana1,2,3
Mineral Commodity Units 2017 Quantity 2017 Value (thousands) 2018 Quantity 2018 Value (thousands)
Clay: common Thousand metric tons (1000 t) 421 5,090 359 4,380
Gemstones, naturale   NA 5 NA 5
Sand and gravel, construction (1000 t) 17,100 127,000 17,300 142,000
Stone, crushed (1000 t) 49,000r 426,000r 50,300 461,000
Stone, dimension (1000 t) 223 28,900 198 33,500
Combined values of cement (masonry), clay (ball clay and common clay), gypsum (crude), lime, peat, sand and gravel (industrial), and value indicated by symbol W   XX 443,000r XX 457,000
Total   XX 1,040,000r XX 1,100,000

eEstimated. rRevised. NA Not available. XX Not applicable.

1Includes data from the commodity chapters published in the Minerals Yearbook as they were completed and released through June 2022.

2Production as measured by mine shipments, sales, or marketable production (including consumption by producers). Mine output measured as sold or used by producers is primarily shown in the tables, because values can be assigned. Where sold or used data are not available, actual mine output is used as the production measurement and value is estimated average price of the mineral commodity for that year. Data are reported in gross weight unless otherwise specified.

3Data are rounded to no more than three significant digits; may not add to totals shown.

Minerals Yearbook Volume II Indiana chapters:

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