Chromite Production by Country (Metric tons, gross weight)

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, gross weight)
1South Africa9,682,6409682640
2India3,900,0003900000
3Kazakhstan3,629,0003629000
4Turkey1,885,7121885712
5Oman784,082784082
6Russian Federation750,000750000
7Brazil630,000630000
8Finland613,543613543
9Zimbabwe484,482484482
10Pakistan320,000320000
11Australia224,809224809
12Albania203,850203850
13China200,000200000
14Iran, Islamic Republic Of188,000188000
15Madagascar84,00084000
16Viet Nam55,88055880
17United Arab Emirates34,35034350
18Sudan31,89031890
19Cuba25,00025000
20Philippines15,26815268
21Afghanistan7,0007000
22Greece1,4001400

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

Note: Check source table for details and footnotes

Year of Estimate: 2008