- Commodity Specialists
Minerals Information commodity specialists collect and analyze information on production, trade, and consumption of minerals from raw material through refining to finished products. Mineral commodity specialists can answer questions on these aspects of a mineral commodity.
- Country Specialists
Minerals Information country specialists collect and analyze information on production, trade, and consumption of minerals throughout the world. Country specialists can answer minerals-related questions for a particular country.
- Materials Flow Specialists
Minerals Information materials flow specialists analyze the whole system of materials flow, from source to ultimate disposition, of mineral commodities.
- Resource Specialists
Mineral Resource specialists examine the geologic and economic aspects of mineral resources. These specialists research the genesis and geologic setting of deposits, study the distribution of elements in the earth, and conduct assessments for undiscovered mineral resources. Mineral Resource specialists can answer questions related to the geologic aspects of mineral resources and exploration.
For those mineral commodities where a Mineral Resource specialist is assigned, contact information can be found on individual mineral commodity Web pages.
- State Specialists
Minerals Information State specialists collect and analyze information on the production of minerals. State specialists can answer minerals-related questions for a particular State.
Director: W. David Menzie, acting
Associate Director: Michael J. Magyar
Global Minerals Analysis
|Data Collection and Coordination
Chief: Lori E. Apodaca, acting
Statistics and Information Systems