District Mohmand


The Mohmand District has a population of around 466,944 and an area of 2296 sq.kms.The cultivated area is around 9% and water availability is an issue in most parts of the District. The prominent sectors include Agriculture and Minerals, vegetables are predominant products in Agriculture.In mineral sector Marble,Chromite, Silica Sand, Dolomite,Manganese, Quartz, Emerald, Nephrite and Feldspar deposits are also reported. Due to large number and high quality of marble reserves, a project is being initiated in order to process the available marble into world class products by establishing‘Marble City Mohmand’ in collaboration with PASDEC. Infrastructure development of the estate is near to completion.