STATISTICS

Bauxite

 
Unit: 1000 tons
Composition 2015 2016 2017
Supply
37,063.9 39,449.3 38,456.2
Production
37,057.0 39,244.2 38,122.5
■ Alcoa Alumínio S.A.
5,728.7 6,232.4 6,830.7
● Poços de Caldas (MG)
379.8 275.8 408.0
● Juruti (PA)
5,348.9 5,956.6 6,422.7
■ Companhia Brasileira de Alumínio
            Miraí, Itamaratí de Minas e Poços de Caldas (MG)
  
2,116.4
  
1,959.3
  
2,045.6
■ Hindalco do Brasil Indústria e Comércio Ltda
            Ouro Preto (MG)
  
204.7
  
282.0
  
342.4
■ MRN – Mineração Rio do Norte S.A.
            Oriximiná, Faro e Terra Santa (PA)
  
17,822.6
  
18,202.0
  
16,279.6
■ Norsk Hydro Brasil Ltda
            Mineração Paragominas S.A. (Paragominas PA)
  
10,060.5
  
11,132.2
  
11,435.2
■ Others1
1,124.1 1,436.3 1,189.0
Imports
6.9 205.1 333.7
Domestic Consumption
24,786.3 28,014.7 28,757.1
■ Metallic uses
23,235.0 26,502.7 27,035.8
■ Other uses
1,551.3 1,512.0 1,721.3
Exports
9,334.9 10,449.8 8,969.7

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

Notes:
Bauxite production data meet the "wet base" . In 2017, the average moisture content was about 12%.
(1) – The item "Others" in bauxite production includes data from companies that produces non metallic uses bauxite.