Where do we get mineral ores?

Most of the mineral ores and raw metals used in Japan are imported. Mining development projects are likely carried out in the areas embracing original ecosystems and socially unstable countries. The resource-rich countries are not always economically rich countries. Rather, they are facing so-called “resource curse” i.e. continued conflict and corruption over precious resources.


Metals found in products in your daily life

We are not very conscious of the netaks ysed in our daily lives. But, as shown in the table below, there are variety of metals and rare metals in products in our daily life including ke-tai or cell phones, digital camera, game consoles and other compact-sized electronic appliances.



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