National Minerals Information Center

Data and Tools

Data by mineral commodity

Data by mineral commodity

All mineral commodity statistics and information publications can be found from an index page of around 90 mineral commodities. After each annual data cycle, data are compiled into the Statistical Summary and form the basis of State publications.

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Data by country

Data by country

International mineral commodity statistics and information are available through an index page listing more than 150 countries of the world. 

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Material flow data products

Material flow data products

Materials flow, recycling, supply chain, and sustainability publications describe the flow of materials from source to ultimate disposition to help better understand the economy and manage the use of natural resources.

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Date published: January 1, 2017

Global Distribution of Selected Mines, Deposits, and Districts of Critical Minerals

The point and polygon layers within this geodatabase present the global distribution of selected mineral resource features (deposits, mines, districts, mineral regions) for 22 minerals or mineral commodities considered critical to the economy and security of the United States as of 2017. These data complement the report by Schulz and others (2017) which provides national and global...

Date published: April 13, 2016

Mineral Resources Online Spatial Data

Interactive maps and downloadable data for regional and global geology, geochemistry, geophysics, and mineral resources. Includes web services providing data for users of Geographic Information System software (GIS). Links to portals for minerals information, geochemical data, and geophysical data.