Statistics and information on the nonfuel mineral commodities produced in South Carolina
Minerals Yearbook Vol. II - Domestic
2017-2018 data for South Carolina 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
South Carolina leads in vermiculite production and is a major producer of kaolin. Other industrial minerals include construction & industrial sand/gravel, crushed stone, and portland cement; a gold mine also began production recently.