World Production and Reserves of Antimony 2017

(U. S. Geological Survey, Mineral Industrial Survey, January 2016)

SourceMine production 2015Mine production 2016Reserves
USA60,000
Australia3,7003,500160,000
Bolivia4,2004,000310,000
Burma3,0003,000NA
China110,000100,000530,000
Russia (recoverable)NANA18,000
South Africa27,000
Tajikistan8,0008,00050,000
Turkey2,5002,500NA
Vietnam1,0001,000NA
World total142,000130,0001,500,000

ANTIMONY STATISTICS’ U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

[All values are in metric tons (t) antimony content unless otherwise noted]

Last modification’ October 15, 2012

MineSmelterPrimarySecondaryApparentUnit valueUnit valueWorld
YearproductionproductionproductionproductionShipmentsImportsExportsStocksconsumption($/0)(98$/t)production
19803 II14,60014,90018,00016,3001,2407,63029,9003.3306,5906 7 .200
198191416,20017,10018,00016,3007048,31031,9003,0005,38059.200
198245611,10011,60015,1001912,1001,0605A2028.1002.3603.99053.800
198376013,20014,00012,9001,69011,7006073,57027,0002,0103,29048.400
198450S16,00016,50013,4006320,9008996.26030,2003.3305.23053.000
198514,90014,90013,6008,24018,7001,1305,48031,8002,8904.38055.000
198616,30016,30014,10041723,0001,0705,56035,2002,6904,00059.900
198717,90017,90015,8001,25024,2001,5006,09038,0002.4503.51056,100
198817,60017,60016,20030,0001,8506,50042,8002,2903.160M,400
198919,00019,00019,50025,2002,1406,27041,5002,0802,74068.400
199020,10020,10020,40029,4007,7308,18039,0001.8002.25060.400
199116,40016,40019,30028,8004,44010,20042.0001,8102,17064.700
199220,10020,10019,90031,2005,7708,74044,6001,7402.02076.000
199326622,00022,3009,6202,66030,9004,2209,08038,9001,7001.92073.000
199421525,50025,70012,2001,85041,5007,85010,90046.1 003.9204.310106.000
199526223,50023,80010,5001,13036,6008,20010.60043JOO5.0305.380IOJ.OOO
199624225,60025,8007,7804,30037,6004,45011,00045,0003,2403,370156.000
199735626,40026,8007,5502,93039,3003,90010,80046,6001.490l.510155.000
199848924,00024,5007,7104,16034,6004,50010,60042,7001.5801,580117.000
199945023,80024,3008,2205,79036,8003,66010,90036,5001.3801,350108.000
2000W20,90020,9007,9204,54041,6007,12010JOO39,0001.4401.360118.000
200109,0809,0505,3804,62037,9007,6104,99042,0001.4301.320157,000
20020WW5,3504,63028,5004,2505,06034,5001,9501,770118,000
20030WW5,6002,07026,7003,6806,32029.4002.3702.090116,000
20040WW3,650033,5003,8102,83036,8002,8702.550142,000
20050WW3,030022,7002.1402,11031,4003,5402.950172,000
20060WW3,520023,2002,1402,12024,3005,2504,250174,000
2007WWW3,480021,9001,9501,90023,7005.6604.450180,000
20080WW3,180029,0002,2001,49030,4006,1704,670183.000
20090WW3,020020,2002,1001,42021,2005,2002,950154,000
20100WW3,520026,2002,5501,56027,0008,8406,610175,000
20110WW3,230023,5004,1701,43022,70014,30010,400178,000

NA: Not Available | W: Withheld to avoid disclosing proprietary data

Compiled by D.A. Buckingham (retired) and J.F. Carlin, Jr.
Data are calculated, estimated, or reported. See notes for more information.