List of countries by primary aluminium production

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This is a list of countries by primary aluminium production.[1][2] Primary aluminium is produced from aluminium oxide which is obtained from bauxite and excludes recycled aluminium. Only countries with a minimum production of 100,000 tonnes are listed.

Country Production in
thousand tonnes
Year
 World 64,000 2019
 
 China 36,000 2019
 India 3,700 2019
 Russia 3,600 2019
 Canada 2,900 2019
 United Arab Emirates 2,700 2019
 Australia 1,580 2018
 Bahrain 1,400 2019
 Norway 1,300 2019
 United States 1,100 2019
 Saudi Arabia 932 2018
 Iceland 850 2019
 Malaysia 760 2018
 South Africa 714 2018
 Brazil 659 2018
 Qatar 616 2018
 Mozambique 571 2018
 Germany 529 2018
 Argentina 438 2018
 France 380 2018
 Oman 380 2018
 Iran 370 2018
 Spain 350 2018
 New Zealand 340 2018
 Egypt 317 2018
 Romania 283 2018
 Kazakhstan 258 2018
 Indonesia 242 2018
 Slovakia 212 2019
 Greece 184 2019
 Sweden 126 2019
 Venezuela 108 2019

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Brown, T. J.; Idoine, N. E.; Raycraft, E. R.; et al. (2020). World Mineral Production: 2014–2018 (PDF). British Geological Survey. p. 4. ISBN 978-0-85272-788-1.
  2. ^ "USGS Minerals Information: Mineral Commodity Summaries" (PDF). minerals.usgs.gov. doi:10.3133/70194932. Retrieved 2020-12-17.