Accession Number : ADA116716

Title :   The United States Strategic Stockpile of Critical Minerals and Our National Security.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Harrison,James M

PDF Url : ADA116716

Report Date : Apr 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : This essay summarizes the history of the United States' stockpile of strategic and critical materials. It traces the major legislative and administration actions that have affected the stockpile and provides information to explain particular actions. Conclusions and recommendations are itemized at the end of the essay. Appendices showing external reliance and inventory status are also included. (Author)

Descriptors :   *STOCKPILES, *STRATEGIC MATERIALS, *MINERALS, *RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, INVENTORY CONTROL, NATIONAL SECURITY, VULNERABILITY, DEFENSE PLANNING, FEDERAL LAW, LEGISLATION, IMPORTS, METALS, DEFENSE PLANNING, POLICIES, NATIONAL DEFENSE

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Metallurgy and Metallography
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE