RAW MATERIALS RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

NIGER STATE
  
MINERAL RAW MATERIALS: Ball clay, Kaolin, Limestone, Granite, Glass sand, Iron ore, Red clay, Feldspar, Gold, Graphite, Cyanite, Silica sand, Quartz, Asbestos, Marble, Talc, Gemstone.
AGRO RAW MATERIALS: Millet, Rice, Maize, Guinea corn, Melon, Sheanut, Sugarcane, Groundnut, Cowpea, Cassava, Mango, Sorghum, Palm produce, Cotton, Forest based wood, Beniseed, Livestock, Hide & skin, Yam.


DISTRIBUTION OVER LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREAS
AGAIE
Mineral Raw Materials: Ball clay, Kaolin, Limestone
Agro Raw Materials: Millet, Rice, Melon, Sorghum, Mango, Sheanut, Wood, Sugarcane, Livestock, Hide & skin.

AGWARA
Mineral Raw Materials: Granite
Agro Raw Materials: Fisheries, Groundnut, Yam, Cassava, Cotton, Mango, Soya beans, Livestock.

BIDA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Ball clay, Silica sand
Agro Raw Materials: Rice, maize, Sorghum, Cassava, Mango, Orange, Banana, Sugarcane, Sheanut.

BORGU
Mineral Raw Materials: Red clay, Feldspar
Agro Raw Materials: Millet, Maize, Sorghum, Groundnut, Soyabeans, Yam, Cotton, Mango, Livestock, Fisheries, Sugarcane.

BOSSO
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Glass sand, Red clay, Graphite, Granite, Kaolin
Agro Raw Materials: Sheanut, Maize, Sorghum, Yam, Coffee, Palm Kernel, Millet.

CHANCHAGA
Mineral Raw Materials: Talc, Clay, Gold, Granite, marble, Dolomite, Iron ore, Columbite, copper, Galena, Feldspar.
Agro Raw Materials: Sorghum, Groundnut, maize, sheanut, Palm kernel, Cassava,  Livestock, Hide & skin, Milk, Wood, (Forest product), Mango.

EDATI
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, clay, Iron ore.
Agro Raw Materials: Groundnut, Rice, Sorghum, Bambara nut, Yam, Palm kernel, Cassava, Sugarcane, Fisheries.

GBAKO
Mineral Raw Materials:  Ball clay, Glass sand, Kaolin
Agro Raw Materials: Rice, Groundnut, Cassava, Banana, Orange, Mango, Sheanut, Palm, Fruits, Sugarcane, Melon, Sorghum, Meat, Hides & skin.

GURARA
Mineral Raw Materials: Marble, Dolomite, Silica sand, Clay, granite, Galena.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Ginger, Sorghum, Yam, Mango, Sheanut.

KATCHA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Silica sand.
Agro Raw Materials: Rice, Maize, Sorghum, Cassava, Mango, Orange, Banana, Sugarcane, Sheanut.

KONTAGORA
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Feldspar, Asbestos, Iron ore, Granite, Quartz.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Cotton, Groundnut, Sheanut, Sorghum, Millet, Livestock, Hide & skin, Forest tree, Fisheries.

LAPAI
Mineral Raw Materials:  Limestone, Kaolin, Clay.
Agro Raw Materials: Sheanut, rice, Groundnut, Sorghum, Millet, Melon, Maize, Orange, Mango, Pineapple, Banana.

LAVUN
Mineral Raw Materials: Silica sand, kaolin, Ball clay.
Agro Raw Materials: Groundnut, Rice, Sorghum, Bambara nut, Yam, Sugarcane, Cassava, Palm kernel, Livestock, Fisheries.

MAGAMA
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold,  Granite, Quartz.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Groundnut, Millet, Sorghum, Sheanut, Cotton, Livestock, Hide & skin, Milk, Forest based – wood.

MARIGA
Mineral Raw Materials: Granite, Gemstone, Quartz.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Cotton, Groundnut, Sheanut, Sorghum, Millet, Livestock, Hide & skin.

MASHEGU
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Ball clay, Primary gold.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Groundnut, Yam, Mango.

MOKWA
Mineral Raw Materials: Kaolin, Clay, Granite, Silica sand
Agro Raw Materials: Rice, Yam, Sorghum, Millet, Maize, Mango, Sugarcane

MUYA
Mineral Raw Materials: Silica sand, Ball clay.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Groundnut, Soya beans, Sheanut, Yam, Livestock, Forest based – wood.

MINNA
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Ball clay, Graphite
Agro Raw Materials: Rice, Millet, Groundnut, Maize, Mango, Livestock

PAIKORO
Mineral Raw Materials: Ball clay, Marble, Kaolin, Gold
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Yam, Beniseed, Millet, Livestock.

RAFI
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Granite, Talc, Graphite, Tourmaline  
Agro Raw Materials: Millet, Sorghum, Sheanut, Cotton, Forest based – wood, Livestock, Meat, Milk.

RIJAU
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Clay, Iron ore, Granite, Quartz.
Agro Raw Materials: Millet, Maize, Groundnut, Guinea corn, Cotton, Cowpea, 

SHIRORO
Mineral Raw Materials: Manganese, Talc, Kyanite, Mica, Gold, Kaolin, Limestone, Feldspar, Graphite.
Agro Raw Materials: Groundnut, Maize, Sheanut, Sorghum, Livestock, Milk, Hide & Skin, Forest based – wood.

SULEJA
Mineral Raw Materials:  Granite, Marble.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, groundnut, Sorghum, Yam, Soyabeans, Beniseed, Livestock, Hide & skin, Forest based – wood.

TAFA
Mineral Raw Materials:
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Groundnut, Sorghum, Yam, Soyabeans, Beniseed, Livestock, Hide & skin, Forest based – wood.

WUSHISHI
Mineral Raw Materials: Gold, Kaolin, Granite, Silica sand.
Agro Raw Materials: Maize, Sorghum, Groundnut, Yam, Mango.