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Hattori-Kawai Mine, Hakusan City, Ishikawa Prefecture, Chubu Region, Honshu Island, Japan

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Name(s) in local language(s): 服部鉱山, 石川県 能美市 河合鉱山, 石川県 白山市
China clay deposit.

Hattori Mine and Kawai Mine are placed in different location.
Each mines are located in opposite sides of same mountain.

Because there is a borderline between Nomi City and Hakusan City, on a ridgeline of the mountain, each mines are located in different city.

Hattori Mine:
owned by Hattori Co.,Ltd
located in Nomi City,
started in 1930, ended in 2001
30,000tons clay is producted in 1960-1974

Kawai Mine:
owned by KAWAI Mine Co.,Ltd
located in Kawai-machi, Hakusan City,
10,000-15,000tons clay is producted every year
 (under continuation of mining)

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- Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan

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