Major countries in lithium mine production 2013-2018

Major countries in worldwide lithium mine production from 2013 to 2018 (in metric tons)

by M. Garside, last edited Mar 19, 2019
Major countries in lithium mine production 2013-2018 This statistic depicts the countries with the largest mine production of lithium worldwide from 2013 to 2018. For example, Australia's lithium mine production came to approximately 51,000 metric tons in 2018. Lithium is a soft alkali metal with uses in batteries, ceramics and glass, electronics, metallurgy, and more.
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Major countries in worldwide lithium mine production from 2013 to 2018 (in metric tons)

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2013201520172018*
Australia12,70013,40040,00051,000
Chile11,20011,70014,20016,000
China4,7002,2006,8008,000
Argentina2,5003,8005,7006,200
Zimbabwe1,0009008001,600
Portugal570300800800
Brazil400160200600
Namibia---500
2013201520172018*
Australia12,70013,40040,00051,000
Chile11,20011,70014,20016,000
China4,7002,2006,8008,000
Argentina2,5003,8005,7006,200
Zimbabwe1,0009008001,600
Portugal570300800800
Brazil400160200600
Namibia---500
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by M. Garside, last edited Mar 19, 2019
This statistic depicts the countries with the largest mine production of lithium worldwide from 2013 to 2018. For example, Australia's lithium mine production came to approximately 51,000 metric tons in 2018. Lithium is a soft alkali metal with uses in batteries, ceramics and glass, electronics, metallurgy, and more.
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