Seven Countries With The Largest Iron Ore Reserves In The
Iron ore deposits found in abundance in Nigeria, West Africa with up to 3 billion tonnes are in Nigerian states like Kaduna, Enugu, Kogi, Niger, Kwara, Bauchi and Zamfara. Iron ore is an essential rock mineral, which the formation came as a result of combined chemical reactions of oxygen and iron in marine and freshwaters Iron ore mineral deposit in Nigeria.Britannia Mining Malaysia Iron Ore Britannia Mining. Malaysia has a known iron ore reserve estimated at RM17 billion (as of 2013). Its highest quality iron ore is in Bukit Besi, a small town in Terengganu, which is believed to hold 50 million tonnes of reserves at 70 iron content on 2,400 hectares of land.