Tin Mining in Malaysia Is There any Revival?
Tin ore has been mined in Malaya for centuries. At that time, mining methods were primitive and tin ores were mined along the river banks. It was the discovery of large deposits of tin ore in Larut, Perak, in 1848 by Long Jaafar that started the development of the tin mining industry in Malaya. Long Jaafar employed Chinese miners to mine his