Kogi state is the richest state in Nigeria in terms of Natural Mineral resources.
Kogi state boasts of over 44 different types of minerals most of which are in commercial quantities.
Some mineral resources found in Kogi in commercial quantity includes;
- Crude oil
- Iron ore
Large scale Manufacturing companies in Kogi state
- Dangote Cement company, Obajana.
- Ajaokuta Iron Steel company.
- BN ceramic tiles company, Ajaokuta.
- Royal Ceramic tiles company, Ajaokuta.