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Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook area reports: international 1972
Year 1972, Volume 3 (1972)

Wininger, Donald C
Burma,   pp. 179-186 PDF (770.5 KB)


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Table 3.—Burma: Imports of mineral commodities' 
(Metric tons unless otherwise specified) 
Commodity 1970 1971 Principal sources, 1971 - 
METALS 
1 
18 
681 
2,290 
3 
29 
1,873 
(2) 
222 
4 
899 
30 
10 
542 
Do. 
Do. 
 6 37 
 204 84 
 —— (2) 
 42 43 
 602 170 
(2) 
1,465 
37 
1 
1,019 
24 
44 
103 
$116 
$26 
278 
2,688 
23 
24 
424 
$215 
$9 
Ses footnotes at end of table.182 
MINERALS YEARBOOK, 1972 
Aluminum: 
 Oxide and hydroxide  - 
Metal including alloys: 
Unwrought 
Semimanufactures 
Arsenic trioxide, pentoxide, and acids 
Chromium oxides, hydroxide 
Copper: 
 Copper sulfate..  - - - -- 
 Metal, including alloys: 
Unwrought 
Semimanufactures 
Iron and steel, metal, including alloys: 
Pig iron, including cast iron 
Sponge iron, powder and shot 
Ferroalloys                
Steel, primary forms 
Semimanufactures 
Leath 
Oxides                       Metal, including alloys, unwrought and semimanufactures
Manganese: 
Oxides                        
Ores and concentrates 
Mercury 76.-pound fiasks - 
Nickel metal, including alloys, all forms - Platinum-group metals, including
alloys, 
 all forms troy ounces. - 
Silver metal, including alloys, all forms 
do - - - 
Tin: 
 Oxides long tens - 
Metal, including alloys, unwrought and semimanufactures     do - - - 
Titanium oxides 
Tungsten metal, including alloys 
Zinc: 
Oxides 
Metal, including alloys, all forms_ - _~ - 
Other: 
Ores and concentrates, n.e.s 
Oxides, hydroxides and peroxides of metals, n.e.s         - - 
Base metals, including alloys        
NONMETALS 
Asbestos 
Boricacid 
Bromine 
Cement__________________________ 
Chalk                           Clays and clay products: 
Crude clays, n.e.s.: 
Kaolin (china clay) 
Other 
Products: 
Refractory.... - ..value, thousands.. - 
 Nonrefractory .... do.. - - - 
Diamond: 
Gem, not set or strung     carats - 
 Industrial value, thousands.... 
Diatomite and other infusorial earths 
 do. - - 
 5 10 Japan 9. 
 634 613 Poland 611. 
 1,561 1,594 U.S.S.R. 514; West Germany 411; Japan 
    400. 
 27 5 West Germany 4; United Kingdom 1. 
 - 4 East Germany 2; West Germany 1. 
 67 (2) All from West Germany. 
 263 100 United Kingdom 99. 
 335 366 U.S.S.R. 128; United Kingdom 91; Belgium- 
Luxembourg 52. 
 2,571 2,073 Norway 1,176; West Germany 767; United 
    Kingdom 122. 
 3 247 Japan 205; United Kingdom 41. 
 20 92 West Germany 70; United Kingdom 22. 
 13,484 14,216 France 14,181; Belgium-Luxembourg 19. 
 ' 61,493 81,727 United Kingdom 31,170; Japan 23,936; 
    Belgium-Luxembourg 12,712. 
49 Japan 32; West Germany 13; United 
Kingdom 2. 
Japan 154; Netherlands 66; United King 
dom 2. 
All from United Kingdom. 
West Germany 676; United Kingdom 169; 
 Japan 53. - 
United States 28. 
All from United Kingdom. 
Belgium-Luxembourg 22; West Germany 8; United Kingdom 7. 
Mainly from West Germany. All from United Kingdom. 
Japan 31; United States 5; Netherlands 4. Japan 139; Belgium-Luxembourg 17;
United Kingdom 11. 
24 
 43 22 United Kingdom 19; West Germany 2. 
South—West Africa 224; Republic of South Africa 47; Japan 7. 
India 4; United Kingdom 3. 
Mainly from United Kingdom. 
West Germany 1,293; Japan 971; United Kingdom 340. 
India 16; East Germany 7. 
Japan 11; Netherlands 8; United Kingdom 
5. 
United Kingdom 331; Japan 52; India 30. 
Japan $133; West Germany $58; United Kingdom $17. 
Japan $5; People's Republic of China $3; India $1. 
 - 70 All from United Kingdom. 
 - - $2    Do. 
 - - $5 All from United States. 


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