Try our corporate solution for free!
(212) 419-8286
hadley.ward@statista.com

Production of minerals in the United Kingdom by type 2018

Mining in the United Kingdom has dropped significantly over the past century, but many important minerals are still extracted there. UK production of silica sands amounted to 4.9 million metric tons in 2018. Silica sands are used in glass making and other industrial products. It is also used for agricultural purposes.

Mineral production in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018, by type

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% discount until March 31st
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

March 2020

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes

*Estimated.
**Excludes small production in Northern Ireland.
***Includes waste used for constructional fill and powder and granules used in industry.
****Figures for the combined production of chalk, igneous rock, limestone, dolomite, and sandstone includes production estimates in Northern Ireland, and excludes building stone.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Mining industry in the UK"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.