UPSC Geography - Iron Ore Distribution | NeoStencil
Iron ore is widely distributed around the world. China is the world's largest producer of iron-ore followed by Brazil and Australia at the second and third position respectively. Majority of the world's total reserves of iron ore of 3,20,000 million tonnes is located in North America, Russia, United Kingdom, Brazil, South Africa and India. Figure showing iron ore production across the worldProduction and Distribution of Iron Ore around the World,Iron ore-producing areas are widely distributed in the world. There are about 60 countries in the world, which produce iron ore. China, Brazil, Australia, India, Russia, Ukraine, USA, South Africa, Canada, Sweden, etc., are the main producers of the iron ore.List of countries by iron ore production - Wikipedia,40 行· ^ "Global iron ore production data; Clarification of reporting from the USGS" (PDF). U.S.