Indian Mineral Sand Policy

Our association send one letter to PM Office regarding Indian Mineral policy. This is for our members information. ******************* Date : 25-02-19 To   Shri.P.K.Mishra, Additional Principal Secretary, Office of the Honourable Prime Minister, South Block, New Delhi – 100 011   Indian mineral sands policy   The most recent changes to the Indian mineral […]


IMPACT OF THE RECENT NOTIFICATION BY MINISTRY OF MINES FIXING THE TLV OF MONAZITE IN TOTAL HEAVY MINERALS AS 0.0% IN BEACH SAND MINERALS DEPOSITS. As per this notification, it prima facie appears that the private sector who are presently having mining leases for beach sand minerals will have to relinquish their rightful mining leases, […]

Time of India News is wrong

Our association send one clarification letter to Times of India for the wrong news publish by them. This is for the information of our members. ********** ———- Forwarded message ——— From: Pauldurai Perumal <> Date: Tue, Feb 26, 2019 at 10:04 AM Subject: Objection to your article “Private Firms jolted by Beach Sand Mining Ban” To: <>, […]

Will our government implement make in India Scheme in Rare Earth field to convert the 90% world reserve as dollar?

‘Advanced research in rare earths need of the hour’ They are classified as strategic and critical materials Chairman of the Indian Rare Earths Limited D. Singh on Sunday said due to fierce competition among global consumer electronics giants to have qualitative superiority, it had led to a situation of supply scarcity and precipitation ever since […]

Treasure washed away to Sri Lanka

The ban on beach sand mining, apart from creating pains to many sectors, has not helped the country gain anything. In fact, somebody else is enjoying the benefits. The immediate beneficiary is Sri Lanka, our tactful island neighbor. It seems Sri Lanka gains from every Indian move… deliberate or otherwise. Modi who may stand tall […]

Representation to reverse the DGFT notification No. 26 of 2018

Copy of representation submitted to the Honourable commerce Minister is posted for information of our members ****************** To, Shri. Suresh Prabhu, Honourable Minister for Commerce, Government of India, New Delhi    Respected Sir, Sub: Export Policy of Beach Sand Minerals (BSM) in Chapter 26 of Schedule 2 of  ITC(HS) Classification of Export and Import Items 2018 – […]

Govt reimposes curbs on beach sand mineral exports

Govt reimposes curbs on beach sand mineral exports Exactly 20 years after it opened the door for the private sector in beach sand mining, the government has now taken away their right to export minerals on their own through a gazette notification and introduced a canalisation system. Beach sand minerals and their derivatives find diverse applications […]

India makes tentative moves towards single tax rate for mining sector

 India’s Steel Ministry has made the first tentative move towards achieving a single unified tax for the mining industry, subsuming the plethora of taxes currently payable by miners. Ministry officials acknowledged that the goal of having a single rate of tax for the mining industry would be protracted, considering that several of the levies, including royalties, accrued to the kitty of […]

தாது மணல்களின் இருப்பு விபரம்

Govt had this to say on atomic minerals and their mining Atomic Minerals Directorate for Exploration and Research (AMD), a constituent unit of Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), has the mandate to identify, evaluate and augment mineral resources of uranium, thorium, niobium Government of India is aware of the fact that 10.98 million tonnes of […]