United States Perlite Production by Year

Product
Alumina
Aluminum, Primary
Ammonia
Barite
Bentonite
Beryl
Boron Minerals
Bromine
Cadmium
Copper
Crude Iodine
Diatomite
Feldspar
Fuller's Earth
Gold
Gypsum
Hydraulic Cement
Industrial Sand And Gravel (Silica)
Iron Ore
Kaolin
Lead
Lithium Minerals And Brine
Marketable Potash
Mica
Molybdenum
Peat
Perlite
Pig Iron
Platinum-Group Metals
Pumice And Related Materials
Quicklime And Hydrated Lime, Including Dead-Burned Dolomite
Rare Earths
Raw Steel
Rhenium
Salt
Silver
Soda Ash
Synthetic Diamond
Vanadium
Vermiculite
Zinc
Graph
Production
Unit of Measure
Metric tons

Source: United States Geological Survey (USGS) Minerals Resources Program

Note: Check source table for details and footnotes

YearProductionUnit of Measure% Change
2003493000Metric tonsNA
2004508000Metric tons3.04 %
2005508000Metric tons0.00 %
2006454000Metric tons-10.63 %
2007409000Metric tons-9.91 %
2008434000Metric tons6.11 %
2009348000Metric tons-19.82 %
2010414000Metric tons18.97 %
2011420000Metric tons1.45 %
2012393000Metric tons-6.43 %
2013419000Metric tons6.62 %
Country
Armenia
Australia
Georgia
Greece
Hungary
Iran, Islamic Republic Of
Italy
Japan
Mexico
Philippines
Slovakia
South Africa
Turkey
United States
Zimbabwe