Production, shipments and stocks of silicon in the U.S. 2011-2018

This statistic represents gross production, net shipments and producers' stocks of silicon in the United States from 2011 to 2018. In 2018, gross production stood at some 541,000 metric tons of silicon. Silicon alloys and metals are important in various industries. Ferrosilicon is commonly used in ferrous foundries and steel industries, while silicon metal is often used for aluminum, aluminum alloys, and the chemical industry. Silicon is also often used for semiconductors in solar panels, computer chips, and as a part of the automotive industry.

Gross production, net shipments and producers' stocks of silicon in the United States from 2011 to 2018

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Source

Release date

March 2020

Region

United States

Survey time period

2011 to 2018

Supplementary notes

Including ferrosilicon, miscellaneous silicon alloys and silicon metal, excluding semiconductor and solar grades, unless otherwise noted.
* January 2011 data included ferrosilicon and miscellaneous silicon alloys only. Data was added from the 2012 edition of the report.
** Figures were restated in the 2015 edition of the report.
*** Ferrosilicon production includes material consumed in the production of miscellaneous silicon alloys.
This statistic was assembled using several editions of the report.

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