|Last Updated:||June 1, 2005|
|Location:||Wiwŏn-kun (위원군), Chagang Province (자강도), North Korea|
|Subordinate To:||Ministry of Extractive Industries (채취공업성), Cabinet (내각)|
In 2002, the Hyundai Research Institute reported on its website that a uranium deposit exists in Wiwŏn-kun, Chagang Province. However, there is no further information on the amount on uranium at this site, or whether the site is being developed for uranium extraction.
Sources: Hyundai Research Institute, "[Chihajawŏn/Maejangjiyŏk]," 2002, www.nk-infobank.com.