Arlit Mine, Arlit, Agadez Department, Niger
Two large uranium mines, at Arlit and nearby Akouta, are exploited by open top strip mining.
At its peak in the 1980s, 40% of Niger's uranium production came from Arlit, and uranium represented 90% of Niger's exports (by value).
8 entries listed. 8 valid minerals.
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- Mining Annual Review (1985): 448.
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Locality Updated: Greenbelt, Prince Georges Co., Maryland, USAFrom Bill Cordua, 6th Dec 2013 02:29:46