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TABLE 6
U.S. IMPORTS FOR CONSUMPTION OF NATURAL GRAPHITE, BY COUNTRY1
    Crystalline flake   Lump and   Other natural crude;        
and flake dust chippy dust high-purity; expandable Amorphous Total
Quantity Value2 Quantity Value2 Quantity Value2 Quantity Value2 Quantity Value2
Country   (metric tons)   (thousands)   (metric tons)   (thousands)   (metric tons)   (thousands)   (metric tons)   (thousands)   (metric tons)   (thousands)
2012:
Austria -- -- -- -- 15 $25 -- -- 15 $25
Brazil -- -- -- -- 3,380 7,690 -- -- 3,380 7,690
Canada 12,000 $17,800 -- -- -- -- -- -- 12,000 17,800
China 13,800 17,800 -- -- 4,830 9,960 -- -- 18,600 27,700
Germany -- -- -- -- 178 912 -- -- 178 912
India -- -- -- -- (3) 3 -- -- (3) 3
Japan -- -- -- -- 235 4,100 439 $25 674 4,120
Madagascar 1,450 1,750 -- -- -- -- -- -- 1,450 1,750
Mexico -- -- -- -- -- -- 19,700 6,820 19,700 6,820
Sri Lanka -- -- 526 $1,030 -- -- -- -- 526 1,030
United Kingdom -- -- -- -- 92 438 -- -- 92 438
Other 6   12   --   --   25   96   --   --   31   108
Total 27,300   37,300   526   1,030   8,750   23,200   20,200   6,840   56,700   68,400
2013:
Austria -- -- -- -- 16 44 -- -- 16 44
Brazil -- -- -- -- 4,490 9,900 -- -- 4,490 9,900
Canada 10,500 14,300 -- -- -- -- -- -- 10,500 14,300
China 20,500 27,800 -- -- -- -- -- -- 20,500 27,800
Germany -- -- -- -- 173 959 -- -- 173 959
India -- -- -- -- (3) 17 -- -- (3) 17
Japan -- -- -- -- 747 5,100 -- -- 747 5,100
Madagascar 2,450 2,450 -- -- -- -- -- -- 2,450 2,450
Mexico -- -- -- -- -- -- 21,200 7,940 21,200 7,940
Sri Lanka -- -- 524 901 -- -- -- -- 524 901
United Kingdom -- -- -- -- 38 256 -- -- 38 256
Other 614   648   --   --   102   154   --   --   716   802
Total   34,000   45,200   524   901   5,560   16,400   21,200   7,940   61,300   70,500
-- Zero.
1Data are rounded to no more than three significant digits; may not add to totals shown.
2Customs values.
3Less than - unit.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau; data adjusted by the U.S. Geological Survey.

Source: United States Geological Survey Mineral Resources Program

See also: Mineral commodity prices


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