National Minerals Information Center

The Mineral Industry of New Jersey

Statistics and information on the nonfuel mineral commodities produced in New Jersey

Minerals Yearbook Vol. II - Domestic

Minerals Yearbook Vol. II - Domestic

The 2014 New Jersey chapter containing text and data tables is available in PDF and XLS formats. Other years are available through the links below, and 2015-2016 data are presented in the table.

Sources of information

New Jersey mainly produces construction sand and gravel and crushed stone. It also produces industrial sand and gravel, and peat. 

Statistical Summary

Aggregates Data by State, Type, and End Use

Mineral Commodity Summaries

Mineral Industry Surveys

Minerals Yearbook Volume I -- Metals and Minerals

Mineral Yearbook Volume II - New Jersey chapters

The following data table gives nonfuel mineral commodity production data for New Jersey extracted from Table 5 in the 2016 Minerals Yearbook Statistical Summary.

 

Nonfuel Mineral Commodity Production in New Jersey1,2,3
Mineral Commodity Units 2015 Quantity 2015 Value (thousands) 2016 Quantity 2016 Value (thousands)
Gemstones, naturale   NA 2 NA 2
Peat   (6) (13) (6) (13)
Sand and gravel, construction thousand metric tons (1000 t) 11,800r 94,600r 12,500 103,000
Sand and gravel, industrial 1000 t 950 35,500 879 35,900
Stone, crushed 1000 t 17,800r 161,000r 16,600 136,000
Total   XX 291,000r XX 275,000

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 March 2019.

2Production as measured by mine shipments, sales, or marketable production (including consumption by producers).

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

6Withheld to avoid disclosing company proprietary data.

13Withheld to avoid disclosing company proprietary data; included in "Total."

 

Minerals Yearbook Volume II New Jersey chapters:

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| 2014 PDF format | 2014 XLS format |

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Contacts

Robert M Callaghan

State Mineral Specialist
National Minerals Information Center
Phone: 703-648-7709

Madan M Singh

State Mineral Specialist
National Minerals Information Center
Phone: 703-648-4916