Industrial Sand And Gravel (Silica) 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)
1United States24,60024600
2Italy13,80013800
3Germany6,4536453
4United Kingdom5,6005600
5Australia5,2005200
6France5,0005000
7Spain5,0005000
8Poland4,3854385
9Japan3,5003500
10Mexico2,7702770
11South Africa2,306.152306.14990234375
12Finland2,241.312241.31494140625
13Belgium1,8001800
14Egypt1,7501750
15India1,7001700
16Norway1,5001500
17Austria1,5001500
18Iran, Islamic Republic Of1,5001500
19Chile1,404.521404.52099609375
20Czech Republic1,3641364
21Canada1,2961296
22Turkey1,2501250
23Gambia1,1001100
24Peru900900
25Jordan700700
26Sweden700700
27Bosnia and Herzegovina700700
28Bulgaria650650
29Slovakia620620
30Thailand600600
31Romania520520
32Venezuela500500
33Korea, Republic Of454.71454.713989257813
34Argentina450450
35Hungary290290
36Serbia260260
37Slovenia200200
38Philippines185.06185.061996459961
39Malaysia161.12161.115005493164
40Israel150150
41Croatia150150
42Indonesia138138
43Denmark6060
44Sri Lanka59.7759.7669982910156
45New Zealand5050
46Lithuania41.241.2000007629395
47New Caledonia4040
48Greece37.937.9049987792969
49Ecuador3636
50Guatemala35.9335.9329986572266
51Kenya3434
52Nigeria31.9231.9190006256104
53Cuba3030
54Paraguay2525
55Latvia1212
56Belize1212
57Jamaica6.796.79199981689453
58Ethiopia6.66.59999990463257
59Ireland55
60Portugal55
61Netherlands55
62Iceland44
63Brazil1.61.60000002384186

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

Note: Check source table for details and footnotes

Year of Estimate: 2009