India’s AMCR rules seek clarity over monazite
Published: Tuesday, 20 September 2016
While the Indian beach sand mineral industry is yet adapting to the newly introduced provisions Under the Atomic Mineral Concession Rules 2016, clarity over monazite remains opaque as the government has sought help from the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) in demarcating this area.
India’s Atomic Mineral
Concession Rules 2016 (AMCR) aimed at enhancing
the country’s presence in the heavy minerals
market still remain ambiguous over the potential mining of
deposits exceeding minimum monazite threshold limits.
Miners have also expressed fear that the
suggested auctioning routes will delay productivity.