Statistics and information on the nonfuel mineral commodities produced in Tennessee
Minerals Yearbook Vol. II - Domestic
2017-2018 data for Tennessee 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
Tennessee leads in ball clay production and is a major producer of dimension stone (marble/sandstone) and zinc (cadmium, germanium byproducts). It produces cement, common clay, construction/industrial sand/gravel, gemstones, lime, & montmorillonite