Commodity Code

phosphate rock

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phosphorite more like this
unstar this property definition Any rock that contains one or more phosphatic minerals of sufficient purity and quantity to permit its commercial use as a source of phosphatic compounds or elemental phosphorus. About 90% of the world's production is sedimentary phosphate rock, or phosphorite; the remainder is igneous rock rich in apatite. more like this
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01.01.04.05 more like this
PhosR more like this
star this property source Based on Neuendorf et al, 2009 (AGI glossary). more like this
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star this property broader industrial rock
star this property narrower phosphate rock
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star this property is primary topic of phosphate rock& properties=definition