Mittersill mine

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Mittersill mine
Location Mittersill
Town Salzburg
Country Austria
Products Tungsten
Production 1,200 tonnes of tungsten
Financial year 2009
Opened 1967
Company Wolfram Bergbau und Hütten

The Mittersill mine is a large open pit mine located in Mittersill, in the Western part of Austria in Salzburg, 30 km South of Kitzbühel and 339 km South - West of the capital, Vienna. Mittersill represents the largest tungsten reserves in Austria having estimated reserves of 6.1 million tonnes of ore grading 0.5% pure tungsten.[1][2] The mine produces around 1,200 tonnes of tungsten/year.[2]


  1. ^ "Mittersill". 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-06. 
  2. ^ a b "WBH History". Wolfram Bergbau und Hütten. Retrieved 2010-09-06. 

Coordinates: 47°13′34″N 12°29′20″E / 47.226°N 12.489°E / 47.226; 12.489