Mineral Commodity Summaries 2021

Mineral Commodity Summaries 2021
Title:
Mineral Commodity Summaries 2021
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ISBN:
9781411343986
Description

The U.S Geological Survey’s (USGS) 2021 Edition of Mineral Commodity Summaries (MCS) compiles a list of minerals that includes information on their events, trends and issues. It also presents graphs and tables on the structure of the industry and resources along with the growth of these minerals that you can track. In this edition more than ninety minerals with recycling reports, surveys, and historical statistics are condensed into two pages for easier readability. In this book you can also find out about government programs, tariffs, and world production and resources.

Table of Contents

General: Introduction 3

Figure 1—The Role of Nonfuel Minerals in the U.S. Economy  4

Significant Events, Trends, and Issues 5

Figure 2—2020 U.S. Net Import Reliance  7

Figure 3—Major Import Sources of Nonfuel Mineral Commodities in 2020 8

Table 1—U.S. Mineral Industry Trends 9

Table 2—U.S. Mineral-Related Economic Trends 9

Table 3—Value of Nonfuel Mineral Production in the United States in 2020  10

Figure 4—Value of Nonfuel Minerals Produced in 2020, by State  12

Figure 5—Value of Metals and Metallic Minerals Produced in 2020, by Region 13

Figure 6—Value of Industrial Minerals, Excluding Natural Aggregates, Produced in 2020, by Region 14

Figure 7—Value of Crushed Stone Produced in 2020, by State  15

Figure 8—Value of Construction Sand and Gravel Produced in 2020, by State 16

Appendix A—Abbreviations and Units of Measure 194

Appendix B—Definitions of Selected Terms Used in This Report 194

Appendix C—Reserves and Resources 195

Appendix D—Country Specialists Directory 199

Mineral Commodities: Abrasives (Manufactured) 18

Aluminum  20

Antimony   22

Arsenic  24

Asbestos   26

Barite 28

Bauxite and Alumina  30

Beryllium  32

Bismuth   34

Boron 36

Bromine  38

Cadmium  40

Cement  42

Cesium  44

Chromium  46

Clays  48

Cobalt  52

Diamond (Industrial)  54

Diatomite 56

Feldspar and Nepheline Syenite 58

Fluorspar  60

Gallium 62

Garnet (Industrial)  64

Gemstones 66

Germanium  68

Gold 70

Graphite (Natural)  72

Gypsum  74

Helium 76

Indium  78

Iodine 80

Iron and Steel  82

Iron and Steel Scrap  84

Iron and Steel Slag  86

Iron Ore  88

Iron Oxide Pigments   90

Kyanite and Related Minerals 92

Lead   94

Lime   96

Lithium 98

Magnesium Compounds 100

Magnesium Metal  102

Manganese   104

Mercury 106

Mica (Natural) 108

Molybdenum  110

Nickel 112

Niobium (Columbium) 114

Nitrogen (Fixed)—Ammonia 116

Peat 118

Perlite 120  

Phosphate Rock 122

Platinum-Group Metals 124

Potash 126

Pumice and Pumicite 128

Quartz Crystal (Industrial) 130

Rare Earths 132

Rhenium  134

Rubidium 136

Salt  138

Sand and Gravel (Construction) 140

Sand and Gravel (Industrial)  142

Scandium 144

Selenium 146

Silicon 148

Silver 150

Soda Ash  152

Stone (Crushed)  154

Stone (Dimension) 156

Strontium 158

Sulfur   160

Talc and Pyrophyllite  162

Tantalum 164

Tellurium 166

Thallium 168

Thorium  170

Tin 172

Titanium and Titanium Dioxide 174

Titanium Mineral Concentrates 176

Tungsten 178

Vanadium  180

Vermiculite 182

Wollastonite  184

Yttrium  186

Zeolites (Natural) 188

Zinc 190

Zirconium and Hafnium  192

Audience

The information contained in this statistical reference may interest geologists, geographers, economists, environmental scientists, researchers, mineral users, Government officials and investors in natural resources. Students pursuing coursework in the areas of geology and commodities trading may also be interested in this comprehensive global resource. 

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Publisher:
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Key Phrases:
  • Geological Survey
  • Mineral Commodity
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Record Creation Date:
03/17/2021
Last Status Update:
04/15/2021
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