Kaolin 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)
1United States7,110,0007110000
2Uzbekistan5,500,0005500000
3Czech Republic3,800,0003800000
4Germany3,800,0003800000
5Korea, Republic Of2,630,3562630356
6Brazil2,500,0002500000
7Ukraine2,386,0002386000
8United Kingdom1,800,0001800000
9Bulgaria1,631,0001631000
10Mexico962,000962000
11Viet Nam650,000650000
12Italy584,121584121
13Turkey580,000580000
14Spain450,000450000
15Kyrgyzstan400,000400000
16Iran, Islamic Republic Of350,000350000
17Malaysia350,000350000
18France307,253307253
19Egypt300,000300000
20Belgium300,000300000
21Australia250,000250000
22Poland210,373210373
23Thailand200,000200000
24Portugal160,000160000
25Jordan110,000110000
26Algeria106,567106567
27Nigeria100,000100000
28Chile87,90187901
29Paraguay66,00066000
30Greece60,00060000
31South Africa51,60251602
32Argentina50,00050000
33Austria50,00050000
34Russian Federation45,00045000
35Bosnia and Herzegovina42,00042000
36Pakistan39,00039000
37Uganda30,00030000
38Ecuador18,61818618
39New Zealand15,00015000
40Indonesia15,00015000
41Japan10,00010000
42Venezuela10,00010000
43Sri Lanka9,5009500
44Bangladesh8,6008600
45Peru7,5327532
46Romania6,8796879
47Guatemala4,5004500
48Hungary3,0003000
49Denmark2,5002500
50Ethiopia1,7001700
51Kenya830830
52Zambia200200
53Madagascar170170
54Eritrea100100

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

Note: Check source table for details and footnotes

Year of Estimate: 2007