Review of Tin Prospecting Possibilities in Canada

CIM Bulletin, 1948


TIN continues to be as much a strategic metal as it was during the war. This situation is due to the fact that the tin mines in the major producing areas of Malaya and the Netherlands East Indies have not yet reached their pre-war production. Moreover, the world requirements for tin in certain fields, particularly in the food pack industries, are steadily increasing.
Keywords: Canada, Cassiterite, cassiterite, Geological Survey of Canada, pegmatite, stannite, Tintina valley, Deposits, mineral, minerals, Mines, tin