Deposit data

 

Urucum-MutunĀ 
 
Serra do Navio
 
Azul-Carajas
 
Matthews Ridge
 
Morro da Mina
 
Marau
 
Maripa
 
Conta Historia
 
Urandi
 
Coquimbo
 
 

Mn Types

Manganese ores of South America are largely of Precambrian age and largely occur in Brazil.

(1) Archean: Matthews Ridge (Guyana), Marau, Urandi

(2) Paleoproterozoic: Azul, Conta Historia, Maripa (Suriname), Morro da Mina, Serra do Navio

(3) Neoproterozoic: Urucum-Mutun

(4) Phanerozoic: Coquimbo (Chile)