Umnugobi province is a one of the Mongolian top tourist destination. it receives most of Mongolian international tourists because Gobi desert is famous for its scenic natural features, endemic animals and dinosaur remains. Surprisingly, there are also 2 huge mines of gold, copper and coal named Oyu Tolgoi and Tavan Tolgoi. More recently the Government decided to use those fields. Therefore, Mongolians faces critical issue. How to develop tourism and mining industry simultaneously in this region? Because Mongolians hope that future economic benefit of tourism is outweigh mining industry.
Umnugobi province mining trend
Umnugobi, the largest province of Mongolia, is situated in the southern part of the country and have an abundance of mineral resources such as gold, copper and coal.