This report is a market study of minerals in Saudi Arabia. The presentation of investment opportunities was based on preliminary economic feasibility studies of these minerals. This report contains statistical information and data obtained from numerous sources such as factories and companies that produce and utilize these minerals, in addition to data and statistics available from international geological surveys such as USGS and BGS (British Geological Survey). Each section includes a geological introduction, location, its most important applications, consumption estimates, production, imports and exports of Saudi Arabia, as well as international statistics and data for comparison purposes.
SGS Mining Development Statistical Unit, 2007, The Mineral Statistics Yearbook 2005: Saudi Geological Survey Data-File Report SGS-DF-2007-3, 92 p.