Statistics and information on the nonfuel mineral commodities produced in Rhode Island
Minerals Yearbook Vol. II - Domestic
2017-2018 data for Rhode Island are summarized in the table on this web page. The 2015 chapter data tables (XLS) and 2014 chapter containing text and data tables in PDF and XLS formats are available, with other years, through the links below.
Sources of information
Rhode Island’s primary mineral production is construction sand and gravel and crushed stone. Some industrial sand is mined and is used for beach replacement and other uses. Crushed stone is also used as riprap and jetty stone.