Malaysia have sizeable reserves of kaolin located in the states of Perak, Johore, Kelantan, Selangor, Pahang and Sarawak. However, mining for kaolin are being carried out only in Perak, Pahang and Johor. Production of kaolin in 2016 increased by 33 per cent to 392,932 tonnes .
Issues And Challenges Of Quarry. In Malaysia, quarry operation is increasing year by year. Quarries in Malaysia are operated above the land surface area or open surface in order to extract the rock through mining, cutting and blasting Kou, 2008. and mining sector in Malaysia .