STATISTICS

Bauxite

 
Unit: 1000 tons
Composition 2014 2015 2016
Supply
36,313.2 37,063.9 39,449.3
Production
36,308.0 37,057.0 39,244.2
■ Alcoa Alumínio S.A.
5,296,1 5,728.7 6,232.4
● Poços de Caldas (MG)
506.7 379.8 275.8
● Juruti (PA)
4,789.4 5,348.9 5,956.6
■ Companhia Brasileira de Alumínio
            Cataguases, Miraí (MG) e Barro Alto (GO)
  
1,752.9
  
2,116.4
  
1,959.3
■ Hindalco do Brasil Indústria e Comércio Ltda
            Ouro Preto (MG)
  
138.9
  
204.7
  
282.0
■ MRN – Mineração Rio do Norte S.A.
            Oriximiná, Faro e Terra Santa (PA)
  
18,017.5
  
17,822.6
  
18,202.0
■ Norsk Hydro Brasil Ltda
            Mineração Paragominas S.A. (Paragominas PA)
  
9,480.8
  
10,060.5
  
11,132.2
■ Others1
1,621.8 1,124.1 1,436.3
Imports
5.2 6.9 205.1
Domestic Consumption
24,941.6 24,786.3 26,059.2
■ Metallic uses
23,186.6 23,235.0 24,547.2
■ Other uses
1,755.0 1,551.3 1,512.0
Exports
8,352.9 9,334.9 10,449.8

Notes:
Bauxite production data meet the "wet base" . In 2014, the average moisture content was about 14%.
(1) – The item "Others" in bauxite production includes data from companies that produces non metallic uses bauxite.

Fontes:
Infomation from the companies in the industry. SISCOMEX – Integrated Foreign Trade System – SECEX/MDIC.