List of countries by magnesium production

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This is a list of countries by magnesite production in 2014 based on United States Geological Survey figures.[1]

Countries[edit]

Rank Country/Region Magnesium production
production (thousand tonnes)
 World 6,970
1 China China 4,900
2 Russia Russia 400
3 Turkey Turkey 300
4 Spain Spain 280
5 Austria Austria 200
6 Slovakia Slovakia 200
7 Brazil Brazil 150
8 Australia Australia 130
9 Greece Greece 115
10 North Korea North Korea 80
11 India India 60
Other countries 150

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Magnesium Compounds" (PDF). United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 15 September 2016.