• The contribution of mining and quarrying sector to Gross State Value Added (GSVA) of Kerala at constant prices is estimated at ₹3,658 crore in 2017-18.
    • Mining registering a growth of 27 per cent compared to the previous year.
    • About 95 per cent of the revenue comes from minor minerals and rest from major minerals.
    • Minerals industry has the highest GVA in Kerala.