Archives:A History of Mining in Japan

Written by Robert Grant, Chief of the Natural Resources Section in Tokyo, Japan, this article examines the Japanese mining industry between 1925 and 1945. While much has changed in the Japanese mining industry in the seventy plus years since the article’s original publication in the 1951 edition of Mining Engineering, The Metal Mining Industry in Japan remains a valuable snapshot of the operations and government regulations of the mining industry in post-World War II Japan.

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