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TABLE 1
SALIENT BARITE STATISTICS1
(Thousand metric tons and thousand dollars)
 
    2006   2007   2008   2009   2010  
United States:    
Barite, primary:
Sold or used by producers:
Quantity   589 455 648 383 662
Value   23,500   20,600   30,900   19,900   37,200  
Exports:      
Quantity   72 15 62 49 109
Value   12,100   6,300   10,500   10,200   17,800  
Imports for consumption:2      
Quantity   2,550 2,600 2,620 1,430 2,110
Value   160,000   193,000   208,000   129,000   196,000  
Consumption, apparent3   3,070   3,040   3,210   1,770   2,660  
Crushed and ground, sold or used by processors:4      
Quantity   3,040 2,980 2,840 2,080 2,570
Value   289,000   308,000   317,000   307,000   391,000  
World, production   7,910 r 7,790 r 8,570 r 6,430 r 7,850 e
eEstimated. rRevised
1Data are rounded to no more than three significant digits.
2Includes crude, ground, and other barite imports.
3Sold or used plus imports minus exports.
4Includes imports.

Source: United States Geological Survey Mineral Resources Program

See also: Mineral commodity prices


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