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Production of bauxite

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Country Sub-commodity 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Australia     55602000   56593000   59958667   61780468   62398239   64037587   66168656   68583957   70231394   76281247   81119334
Bosnia & Herzegovina     573000   916900   1031600   854047   866933   1018333   555800   827909   707712   800316   657115
Brazil   (c) 18456800 (c) 20511800 (c) 22364600 (c) 23236300 (c) 25460700 (c) 28097500 (c) 26074400 (c) 32028000 (c) 33624600 (c) 34987800 (c) 33903800
China     14567000   17518000   17408200   18981600   20446000   25176900   29213100   36837200   37173800   44052300   50339383
Colombia                       384   1108
Croatia                 500   2300   4800   5690   8220
Dominican Republic     6481   81954   534555   92052   117262   67862   53317   8888   0   10522   769530
Fiji                 0   0   0   349556   564777
France     170000   170000   175000   160000   160000   101700   129700   93100 (l) 80800 (l) 69500 (l) 100000
Ghana     494716   498060   606700   841775   1033368   796000   440000   512208   400069   752771   826994
Greece     2418000   2396065   2441443   2162900   2125900   2174000   1935000   1902000   2324000   1816000   1844000
Guinea     17072200   18795500   19237300   18783928   18519010   17682330   14774240 (n) 15548593 (n) 17593100 (n) 17823000 (n) 20349000
Guyana     1712236   1478897   1694126   1478670   2242928   2092237   1484935   1082512   1818399   2213972   1713242
Hungary     665904   646726   535337   538258   546310   511337   267000   307000   277800   255000   93700
India   (f) 10924786 (f) 11964011 (f) 12595803 (f) 15732535 (f) 22624960 (f) 15460202 (f) 14124093 (f) 12722820 (f) 13599566 (f) 16507960 (f) 22319148
Indonesia     1262705   1330827   2502616   7270072   11663144   16791368   14720320   27410375   40643852   31443325   57023774
Iran   (a) 391388 (a) 419955 (a) 437595 (a)* 500000 (a) 520800 (a) 520000 (a) 522018 (a) 681235 (a) 818224 (a) 898437 (a) 903559
Iraq       0   0   0   0   4928   250   3350      
Jamaica     13444528   13296481   14116393   14865351   14567738   14636102   8103884   8539853   10188916   9339291   9435214
Kazakhstan     4737100   4705400   4815400   4883800   4962600   5160000   5130000   5310000   5495000   5170000   5192800
Malaysia     5732   2040   4735   91806   156785   295176   274456   124274   188141   121873   208770
Mexico             20000   20000   20000   21250   14400   96000  
Montenegro     0   0   0   659370   667053   671811   45779   61205   158614   0   61154
Mozambique     11793   6723   9518   11069   8650   5443   3612   8556   10352   8633   6190
Pakistan   (e) 4098 (e) 4847 (e) 6504 (e) 7831 (e) 18118 (e) 35759 (e) 15629 (e) 11131 (e) 9033 (e) 30223 (e) 25288
Russia     5441800   6017600   6409300   6399200   6053900   5675000   5300000   5035000   5380000   5166000   5322000
Saudi Arabia               0   0   235811   206299   760114   1044360
Serbia and Montenegro     540051   610000   672345                
Sierra Leone     0   0   0   1071140   1169036   954370   742820   1089131   1321000   776000   616000
Solomon Islands                     0   0   0
Suriname     4215061   4087107   4756998   4945353   5273195   5333031   3388419   3096650   3236116   2874312   2670680
Tanzania         1640   5373   5003   20601   122920   39326   29520   28434   39977
Turkey     364306   365836   356480   771227   863404   818928   406700   1311064   1024915   1521150   795562
USA   (g)(h) 136479 (g)(h) 259870 (g)(h) 121187 (g)(h) 361047 (g)(h) 128742 (g)(h) 89626 (g)(h) 27433 (g)(h) 53654 (g)(h) 57262 (g)(h) 116258 (g)(h) 122702
Venezuela     5445516   5814705   5900000   5928000   5593308   4192014   3610859   3126242   2454769   2285949   2346160
Vietnam   * 20000 * 20000   55000 * 60000 * 80000 * 80000 * 80000 * 80000 * 100000 * 100000   482000

Notes

Table notes

1: This table includes production of refractory bauxite (1994 Onwards)

2: In addition to the countries listed, some bauxite continues to be produced in Mexico but it is all used as construction aggregates and figures are not reported. (2012 Onwards)

Footnotes

*) Estimate

a) Years ended 20 March following that stated

c) Including beneficiated and direct shipping ore

e) Years ended 30 June of that stated

f) Years ended 31 March following that stated

g) Data for Alabama only

h) Years ended 30 September of that stated

l) For non-metallurgical uses

n) No adjustment has been made for moisture content

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