Barite Production by Country (Metric tons)

Product
Alumina
Aluminum, Primary
Ammonia
Antimony
Arsenic Trioxide
Asbestos
Barite
Bauxite
Bentonite
Beryl
Bismuth
Boron Minerals
Bromine
Cadmium
Celestite
Chromite
Cobalt
Copper
Crude Iodine
Diatomite
Feldspar
Ferrochromium
Ferromanganese And Silicomanganese
Fuller's Earth
Gold
Graphite
Gypsum
Hydraulic Cement
Indium
Industrial Sand And Gravel (Silica)
Iron Ore
Kaolin
Lead
Lithium Minerals And Brine
Magnesite
Magnesium
Marketable Potash
Mercury
Mica
Molybdenum
Monazite Concentrate
Natural Iron Oxide Pigments
Niobium And Tantalum
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
Selenium
Silver
Soda Ash
Synthetic Diamond
Talc And Pyrophyllite
Tellurium
Tin
Tungsten
Vanadium
Vermiculite
Wollastonite
Zinc
Zirconium Mineral Concentrates
Graph
Production
Unit of Measure
RankCountryWorld Production, By Country (Metric tons)
1China3,000,0003000000
2India1,200,0001200000
3Morocco430,000430000
4United States383,000383000
5Iran, Islamic Republic Of200,000200000
6Mexico151,791151791
7Turkey150,000150000
8Kazakhstan95,00095000
9Germany75,00075000
10Viet Nam70,00070000
11Russian Federation63,00063000
12Algeria60,00060000
13United Kingdom50,00050000
14Pakistan42,00042000
15Lao People's Democratic Republic29,00029000
16Peru27,87527875
17Australia16,00016000
18Canada15,00015000
19Bulgaria14,30014300
20Slovakia13,00013000
21Thailand9,0009000
22Myanmar7,6237623
23Brazil7,5007500
24Nigeria5,0005000
25Argentina4,0004000
26Italy3,5003500
27Bolivia1,7801780

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

Note: Check source table for details and footnotes

Year of Estimate: 2009