Comply with Vietnamnet and LaborJust lately, within the strategy of website clearance for the Tuyen Quang – Phu Tho expressway venture, the part passing by means of Dai An commune, Thanh Ba district, the development unit by chance found a kaolin mine with a big reserve of coal. extraordinarily great amount.
It’s identified that kaolin is an industrial mineral identified and utilized by mankind for a very long time. To date, kaolin continues to be a valuable uncooked materials and is extensively utilized in many industries such because the manufacturing of ceramics, refractory bricks, as fillers within the papermaking trade, paints, fertilizers, excessive rubber, plastic…
World wide, kaolin is extensively used as a uncooked materials to enhance the power, gloss, brightness and whiteness of quite a lot of merchandise. At the moment, kaolin reserves are most concentrated within the US, Europe and South America. The looks of kaolin has spurred the development trade to develop strongly.
Though kaolin is exploited so much, however the demand for it’s equally giant, so this mineral is likened to “white gold”. At the moment, China nonetheless has to import uncooked kaolin and high-quality kaolin at 9 instances the worth of uncooked. In the meantime, the US makes use of greater than half of its kaolin domestically and exports solely the remaining.
In response to analysis by the Division of Geology and Minerals of Vietnam, Vietnam is at present assessed as a rustic with nice potential for kaolin uncooked supplies within the Asia-Pacific area, second solely to China and India. Due to this fact, discovering some kaolin mines with reserves of as much as 43 billion USD is taken into account an especially worthwhile “white gold mine”.
After discovering the kaolin mine within the building venture of Tuyen Quang – Phu Tho freeway connecting with Noi Bai – Lao Cai freeway, the development unit is at present suspending leveling actions.
Along with the newly found kaolin mine, at current, in Phu Tho province, there are lots of kaolin mines in districts akin to Thanh Ba, Thanh Thuy, Tam Nong, Ha Hoa… on common, every block of kaolin in Phu Tho At the moment, the worth is about 280,000 – 320,000 VND.