Quicklime And Hydrated Lime, Including Dead-Burned Dolomite Production by Country (Thousand 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 (Thousand metric tons)
1China185,000185000
2United States15,80015800
3India13,00013000
4Japan8,4008400
5Brazil7,4507450
6Russian Federation7,0007000
7Germany6,0006000
8Italy6,0006000
9Mexico5,5005500
10Turkey3,8003800
11Korea, Republic Of3,6003600
12France3,5003500
13Iran, Islamic Republic Of2,7002700
14Romania2,0002000
15Spain2,0002000
16Australia2,0002000
17Belgium2,0002000
18Poland1,9501950
19Viet Nam1,7001700
20Canada1,6011601
21Bulgaria1,5001500
22United Kingdom1,5001500
23South Africa1,375.081375.07995605469
24Czech Republic1,2001200
25Slovakia1,0801080
26Egypt1,0001000
27Kazakhstan803.53803.530029296875
28Malaysia800800
29Thailand750750
30Chile700700
31Croatia600600
32Sweden600600
33Austria500500
34Finland500500
35Hungary500500
36Israel480480
37Taiwan, Province Of China450450
38Venezuela400400
39Saudi Arabia400400
40Tunisia370370
41Serbia320320
42Jamaica300300
43Peru215.5215.5
44Bosnia and Herzegovina210210
45Zambia150150

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

Note: Check source table for details and footnotes

Year of Estimate: 2009