Jharkhand has good reserves of high quality iron ore and coking coal which forms the major economic axis of state’s perceived mineral mining economy. While Kolhan region comprising of Chaibasa, Jamshedpur, Saraikela is known for its best quality iron ore; the Dhanbad region comprising of Dhanbad, Bokaro, Giridih is majorly a coal bearing area. There are several other regions with coal reserves viz. Hazaribagh, Palamu, Ranchi and Dumka.
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