Back in 2006 Afghanistan 39 s Ministry of Mines and Petroleum and the U S DAR I SUF Coal has been used for powering small industries such as cement textile food The Syadara deposit is estimated to have 400 million tons of iron ore nbsp

5 coalminers suffocated to death By Five coalminers died of gas suffocation inside a coalmine in the Dara i Suf Bala Mining law to be revised says minister

Hall 2016 The Afghan Mining Sector – a labour market needs analysis taken directly from the website of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum Dari e Suf coal 4 The data currently available was last updated 2 years ago

Mining in Afghanistan has a history dating back over 6 000 years and new Ministry of Mines is responsible for assisting in the exploration bibliographic data in the availability of coking coal from the Dar i Suf district not far to the north nbsp

3 Jun 2014 Excavation of the country 39 s largest coalmine in northern Samangan province was Pajhwok Afghan News local have been involved in illegal excavation of coal said a total of 232 tunnels existed in the Dara i Suf coal mine where excavation Officials of the mining and petroleum ministry said qualified nbsp

Mining in Afghanistan is controlled by the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum which is headquartered in Kabul with regional offices in other parts of the country Afghanistan has over 1400 mineral fields containing barite chromite coal The presence of coking coal nearby at Shabashak in the Dar l Suf District and large iron nbsp

There are a handful of coal mines in Afghanistan at least two of which have hand worked There are three main mining centres Darra i Suf south of Mazar i Sharif Some photos of Dudkash such as the one below from the Ministry of Mines In 2006 7 the four mines at Karkar Dudkash Ahandara and Khurdara mines nbsp

Taliban says ok for China to develop huge Afghan copper mine Andrew A coal mine in a remote area of Samangan province collapsed on Saturday after a gas explosion The Afghanistan Ministry of Mines said Tuesday it opened its final bid for the that it is selling the rights to develop Bamiyan 39 s Siya Dara iron mine

15 Mar 2014 AAN discusses how the closure of two coal mines after a Chinese As Afghanistan prepares to take full responsibility for security and state forces and a delegation from the Ministry of Mines 83 shafts were closed 3 There are other government run coalmines in Dara ye Suf Samangan and Herat

5 Apr 2017 Child labourer in a coal mine in western Afghanistan Photo Majid quot There are over 560 coal mines in Dara e Suf district he said There are limited numbers of employees from the ministry of mines to regulate them

Mining in Afghanistan is controlled by the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum which is headquartered in Kabul with regional offices in other parts of the country