Competitive Exams: Indian Geography Magnesite

Magnesite

  • Its an alternative produce of deunite (or peridotite).

  • Tamil Nadu is the largest producer: Chalk hills near Salem, Coimbatore, Dharmapuri, north Arcot, Nilgiri, Periyar

  • Second is Karnataka: Hassan, Mysore and Kodagu.

  • Third is Rajasthan: Ajmer, Udaipur, Pali.

  • Fourth is Uttaranchal: Almora; fifth is Himachal Pradesh: Chamba; sixth is J&K: Udhampur.