Uranium Production Figures, 2010-2019

(Updated September 2020)

Production from mines (tonnes U)

Country 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
Kazakhstan 17,803 19,451 21,317 22,451 23,127 23,607 24,586 23,321 21,705 22,808
Canada 9783 9145 8999 9331 9134 13,325 14,039 13,116 7001 6938
Australia 5900 5983 6991 6350 5001 5654 6315 5882 6517 6613
Namibia 4496 3258 4495 4323 3255 2993 3654 4224 5525 5476
Uzbekistan (est.) 2400 2500 2400 2400 2400 2385 2404 2404 2404 3500
Niger 4198 4351 4667 4518 4057 4116 3479 3449 2911 2983
Russia 3562 2993 2872 3135 2990 3055 3004 2917 2904 2911
China (est.) 827 885 1500 1500 1500 1616 1616 1885 1885 1885
Ukraine 850 890 960 922 926 1200 1005 550 1180 801
USA 1660 1537 1596 1792 1919 1256 1125 940 582 67
India (est.) 400 400 385 385 385 385 385 421 423 308
South Africa (est.) 583 582 465 531 573 393 490 308 346 346
Iran (est.) 0 0 0 0 0 38 0 40 71 71
Pakistan (est.) 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45 45
Czech Republic 254 229 228 215 193 155 138 0 0 0
Romania 77 77 90 77 77 77 50 0 0 0
Brazil 148 265 326 192 55 40 44 0 0 0
France 7 6 3 5 3 2 0 0 0 0
Germany 8 51 50 27 33 0 0 0 0 0
Malawi 670 846 1101 1132 369 0 0 0 0 0
Total world 53,671 53,493 58,493 59,331 56,041 60,304 62,379 59,462 53,498 54,752
tonnes U3O8 63,291 63,082 68,974 69,966 66,087 71,113 73,560 70,120 63,087 64,566
% of world demand 84% 87% 94% 91% 85% 98% 96% 93% 80% 81%

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