Metal mines

Lead and Zinc mines

  1. Ardestan Bagher Abad lead and zinc mine is located in 40 km of Ardestan- Isfahan road. Annual extraction capacity of the mine is 50000 tons of zinc with average grade of 25%. Method of extraction is an open pit mining and all machines situated on mine.
  2. Ardestan Hassan abad lead and zinc mine is located in 250 km of Ardestan – Isfahan road with annual extraction capacity of 37000 tons of zinc with average grade of 20%. Method of extraction is an open pit mining and still under extraction.
  3. Chahrishe Barite, lead and zinc mine is located in 45 km of ardestan – isfahan road near chahriseh village. The average grade of extracted zinc ore is 12% and extracted barite density of 3.8 kg/m3– 4.2 kg/m3.
  4. Cheshmeh sang Barite, lead and zinc mine is located in 43 km of ardestan –isfahan road located in the vicinity of the Cheshmeh sang village, The average grade of extracted zinc ore is 10% and extracted barite density of 3.8 kg/m3– 4.2 kg/m3.

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SANKHAST Iron mine

This mine is one of the exploration zones of Kohanara sanat co. and have been studying and exploring for more than 2 years. This zone has a good potential for extracting iron ore and other minerals such as copper.

Chromite

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